HARRISON, GRANTON THOMAS
|Service:||Royal Australian Air Force|
|Date of Birth:||10 December 1917|
|Place of Birth:||Glenelg, SA, Australia|
|Units:||No. 5 Squadron, RAAF|
No. 21 Squadron, RAAF
No. 22 Squadron, RAAF
No. 1 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 1 Service Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
NAA: A9300, HARRISON G T
|11 November 1940||Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.|
Aircraftman 2nd Class on Enlistment.
Posted to No. 4 Initial Training School, RAAF.
|4 January 1941||Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.|
|6 January 1941||Posted to No. 1 Elementary Flying Training School, RAAF, Parafield.|
|9 March 1941||Posted to No. 1 Service Flying Training School, RAAF, Point Cook.|
|27 June 1941||Promoted to Sergeant.|
|7 July 1941||Posted to No. 5 Squadron, RAAF, Laverton.|
|21 July 1941||Posted to No. 22 Squadron, RAAF, Richmond.|
|8 October 1941||Posted to No. 5 Embarkation Depot, RAAF, Perth.|
|20 October 1941||Posted to No. 21 Squadron, RAAF.|
|12 January 1942||Buffalo W8202: Collided with another Buffalo and force landed off the Mersing River.|
|4 March 1942||Posted to No. 5 Embarkation Depot, RAAF, Perth.|
|1 April 1942||Promoted to Flight Sergeant.|
|31 January 1943||Posted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF, Mildura.|
|10 January 1946||Discharged from Royal Australian Air Force.|
World War 2 Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, HARRISON GRANTON THOMAS : Service Number - 407578 : Date of birth - 10 Dec 1917 : Place of birth - GLENELG SA : Place of enlistment - ADELAIDE : Next of Kin - HARRISON LILY, A9300, HARRISON G T.
Record updated on 20 October 2018.
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