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Service:Royal Australian Air Force
Service Number:406924
Rank:Flying Officer
Date of Birth:16 August 1922
Place of Birth:Narrogin, WA, Australia
Units:No. 3 Squadron, RAAF
No. 24 Squadron, RAAF
No. 75 Squadron, RAAF
No. 77 Squadron, RAAF
No. 9 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 4 Service Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF



26 May 1941Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.
Aircraftman 2nd Class on Enlistment.
Posted to No. 5 Initial Training School, RAAF.
19 July 1941Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.
24 July 1941Posted to No. 9 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF.
22 September 1941Posted to No. 4 Service Flying Training School, RAAF.
8 January 1942Promoted to Sergeant.
19 January 1942Posted to No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
16 February 1942Posted to Headquarters, Williamtown.
10 March 1942Posted to No. 75 Squadron, RAAF.
13 March 1942Kittyhawk A29-4: Aircraft suffered landing accident at Garbutt, Queensland, when undercarriage collapsed.
15 March 1942Posted to No. 24 Squadron, RAAF.
5 January 1943Posted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
1 April 1943Promoted to Flight Sergeant.
15 April 1943Posted to No. 1 Reserve Personnel Pool, RAAF, Townsville.
25 April 1943Posted to No. 77 Squadron, RAAF.
1 March 1944Promoted to Pilot Officer.
15 March 1944Posted to No. 5 Embarkation Depot, RAAF.
10 May 1944Posted to No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.
10 August 1944Posted to MEC.
28 August 1944Posted to HQ ME.
1 September 1944Promoted to Flying Officer.
12 September 1944Posted to No. 3 Squadron, RAAF.
15 January 1945Appointed Acting Flight Lieutenant.
2 April 1945Posted to No. 55 PTC.
16 May 1945Posted to MEC.
30 August 1945Posted to No. 1 Personnel Depot, RAAF.
29 January 1946Discharged from Royal Australian Air Force.

External Links

World War 2 Nominal Roll


National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, DAVIES DAVID BARNABY : Service Number - 406924 : Date of birth - 16 Aug 1922 : Place of birth - NARROGIN WA : Place of enlistment - PERTH WA : Next of Kin - DAVIES LLEWELLYN, A9300, DAVIES D B.

Record updated on 4 May 2018.


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