| 20 August 1940 - Melbourne|
F/L. G.K.K. BUSCOMBE reported to A.O.C. Southern Area.
| 22 August 1940 - Melbourne|
Advance Party of 21 N.C.O's and other ranks embarked for Launceston per boat in charge of P/O W.A. HALL.
| 24 August 1940 - Melbourne|
F/L. G.K.K. BUSCOMBE Commanding and F/L. W.E. TOWNSEND C.F.I. embarked for Launceston.
| 29 August 1940 - Melbourne|
Nucleus party of 60 N.C.O's and other ranks embarked in charge of F/O F.H. WATERS - Unit established at Western Junction.
| 30 August 1940 - Launceston|
No accommodation available at the station for any personnel - all personnel billetted in Launceston. Transport supplied to and from Western Junction.
Strength of Aircraft - NIL.