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    Good day,
    This officer led the 452 in the SWPAC but as he served with the RAAF postwar his file is not accessible. However, what it is known about his wartime career?
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    Phil

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    Phil,

    Well, he was certainly with 79 Sqn in PNG:

    https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/P02875.125

    https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/P02875.127

    https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/P02875.209

    and served in Malaya after WW2:

    https://www.awm.gov.au/people/P10679799/

    There's a short bio on this post on the BritModeller forum which may be helpful:

    http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/i...omment=1301976

    Regards

    Simon

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    His service file is digitized under O21973.

    https://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/Sear...aspx?B=5423746

    Dave

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    Great! Thanks.

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