Fg Offr John Hunter MAHER (AUS 413626)

John Hunter MAHER (Aus 413626) served in Burma in the SEAC Sector, flying Beaufighters with No.176 Squadron. He went on to serve with some RSUs in between.  His Grand son Jarod Maher has put together a portfolio PDF that highlights details from his career.

The portofolio contains excerpts from his flying log book,  service record files, photographs and news transcripts. Jarod had contributed various photographs as well that can be seen in the Photo Album below the PDF document.

John Hunter MAHER 413626

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John Hunter MAHER (AUS413626)

 

L.A.C. John Hunter Maher being presented his Pilot's Brevet by Air Marshal G. J. Jones (right), Chief of Air Staff R.A.A.F., 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria  Jack in the cockpit of an Airspeed Oxford at 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria Jack in the cockpit of an Airspeed Oxford at 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria Course 22, 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria (L.A.C. Maher is pictured one of two men bending at right).  A portrait of L.A.C. John Hunter Maher whilst in training at 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria  Airspeed Oxford of 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria  A photo of Jack's mates from 1 SFTS, Point Cook, Victoria - none would survive the war  A photograph of Jack's RAAF logbook from May 1944  Airspeed Oxford 'BF983' of 1 Service Flying Training School, Point Cook, Victoria A sketch/watercolour of Jack flying a Spitfire? Unknown artist Jack's medals: 1939-1945 Star, Burma Star, Defence Medal, War Medal, Australia Service Medal 1939-1945 

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