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POLLOCK, RONALD JAMES

Service:Royal Australian Air Force
Service Number:419337
Rank:Warrant Officer
Date of Birth:5 June 1917
Place of Birth:Deniliquin, NSW, Australia
Units:No. 453 Squadron, RAAF
No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 127 Squadron, RAF
No. 130 Squadron, RAF
No. 186 Squadron, RAF
No. 55 Operational Training Unit, RAF
No. 17 Service Flying Training School, RCAF
No. 37 Service Flying Training School, RCAF
No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RCAF

NAA: A9301, 419337


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

Timeline

18 July 1942Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.
Aircraftman 2nd Class on Enlistment.
Posted to No. 1 Initial Training School, RAAF.
10 October 1942Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.
12 November 1942Posted to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF, Benalla.
11 February 1943Posted to No. 2 Embarkation Depot, RAAF, Bradfield Park.
26 February 1943Posted to No. 1 Embarkation Depot, RAAF, Ascot Vale.
6 March 1943Embarked at Melbourne.
22 March 1943Disembarked at Canada.
26 March 1943Posted to No. 17 Service Flying Training School, RCAF, Souris.
4 April 1943Posted to No. 37 Service Flying Training School, RCAF, Calgary.
23 July 1943Promoted to Sergeant.
Awarded Flying Badge.
7 August 1943Posted to No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RCAF, Bagotville.
20 October 1943Posted to No. 1 "Y" Depot, RCAF, Halifax.
21 October 1943Embarked at Canada.
30 October 1943Posted to No. 11 Personnel Despatch and Reception Centre, RAF.
23 January 1944Promoted to Flight Sergeant.
24 February 1944Posted to No. 186 Squadron, RAF.
10 April 1944Posted to No. 130 Squadron, RAF.
16 August 1944Posted to No. 453 Squadron, RAAF.
1 January 1945Posted to No. 127 Squadron, RAF.
23 January 1945Promoted to Warrant Officer.
18 April 1945Posted to No. 9 Personnel Despatch Centre, RAF.
18 April 1945Posted to the Base Personnel Centre, RAF.
5 May 1945Posted to No. 55 Operational Training Unit, RAF.
16 May 1945Posted to RAF Kirton in Lindsey.
25 June 1945Posted to No. 16 Aircrew Holding Unit, RAF.
1 August 1945Posted to No. 11 Personnel Despatch and Reception Centre, RAF.
9 September 1945Disembarked at Sydney.
Posted to No. 2 Personnel Depot, RAAF.
18 October 1945Posted to No. 1 Personnel Depot, RAF.
22 October 1945Discharged from the Royal Australian Air Force.

External Links

World War 2 Nominal Roll

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, POLLOCK RONALD JAMES : Service Number - 419337 : Date of birth - 05 Jun 1917 : Place of birth - DENILIQUIN NSW : Place of enlistment - MELBOURNE : Next of Kin - POLLOCK RONALD, A9301, 419337.

Record updated on 7 August 2018.


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