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MILLER, KEITH ROSS, AM, MBE

Service:Royal Australian Air Force
Service Number:410608
Rank:Flight Lieutenant
Date of Birth:28 November 1919
Place of Birth:Sunshine, Victoria, Australia
Date of Death:11 October 2004 (Aged 84 years)
Decorations:Member of the Order of Australia
Member of the Order of the British Empire
Units:No. 9 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 6 Service Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 169 Squadron, RAF
No. 51 Operational Training Unit, RAF
No. 62 Operational Training Unit, RAF

NAA: A9300, MILLER K R


1939-45 Star
France and Germany StarDefence Medal1939-45 War MedalAustralian Service Medal 1939-45

Timeline

30 January 1942Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.
Aircraftman 2nd Class on Enlistment.
Posted to No. 4 Initial Training School, RAAF.
23 May 1942Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.
29 May 1942Posted to No. 9 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF.
10 August 1942Posted to No. 6 Service Flying Training School, RAAF, Mallala.
17 December 1942Promoted to Sergeant.
18 December 1942Posted to No. 1 Embarkation Depot, RAAF, Ascot Vale.
15 January 1943Embarked at Melbourne.
17 March 1943Disembarked United Kingdom.
Posted to No. 11 Personnel Despatch and Reception Centre, RAF.
17 June 1943Promoted to Flight Sergeant.
10 August 1943Posted to No. 3 (Pilot) Advanced Flying Unit, RAF.
16 February 1944Posted to No. 62 Operational Training Unit, RAF.
4 May 1944Promoted to Pilot Officer.
15 August 1944Posted to No. 12 (Pilot) Advanced Flying Unit, RAF.
24 October 1944Posted to No. 51 Operational Training Unit, RAF.
4 November 1944Promoted to Flying Officer.
20 March 1945Posted to No. 1692 Bomber Support Training Unit, RAF.
4 April 1945Posted to No. 169 Squadron, RAF.
12 July 1945Posted to No. 11 Personnel Despatch and Reception Centre, RAF.
1 February 1946Deplaned at Perth.
Posted to No. 1 Personnel Depot, RAAF.
4 May 1946Promoted to Flight Lieutenant.

External Links

World War 2 Nominal Roll
The London Gazette - Member of the Order of the British Empire Citation (2 January 1956)
Wikipedia

References

Baum, G. 2004 Death of a hero. Sydney Morning Herald. 12 October 2004. Retrieved 21 November 2017 from <http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2004/10/11/1097406502446.html>.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, MILLER KEITH ROSS : Service Number - 410608 : Date of birth - 28 Nov 1919 : Place of birth - SUNSHINE VIC : Place of enlistment - MELBOURNE : Next of Kin - MILLER LESLIE, A9300, MILLER K R.

Record updated on 28 November 2017.


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