REDMAN, JOHN ROBERT WALTER
|Service:||Royal Australian Air Force|
|Date of Birth:||10 July 1914|
|Place of Birth:||Sydney, NSW, Australia|
|Date of Death:||5 July 1945 (Aged 30 years)|
|Units:||No. 24 Squadron, RAAF †|
No. 7 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
General Reconnaissance School, RAAF
No. 612 Squadron, RAF
No. 3 Operational Training Unit, RAF
No. 21 Service Flying Training School, SRAF
|19 August 1940||Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.|
Aircraftman 2nd Class on Enlistment.
|8 October 1940||Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.|
|4 November 1940||Embarked at Sydney.|
|10 December 1940||Disembarked at South Africa.|
|12 February 1941||Promoted to Sergeant.|
Arrived by rail at Kumalo.
Posted to No. 21 Service Flying Training School, SRAF.
|2 April 1941||Awarded Flying Badge.|
|21 May 1941||Promoted to Pilot Officer.|
Posted to No. 1 General Reconnaissance School, Cape Province.
|21 November 1941||Promoted to Flying Officer.|
|21 May 1943||Promoted to Flight Lieutenant.|
Posted to No. 3 (Coastal) Operational Training Unit, RAF.
|18 October 1943||Posted to No. 5 Personnel Despatch Centre, RAF.|
|22 October 1943||Embarked United Kingdom.|
|12 November 1943||Disembarked at Egypt.|
Posted to No. 21 Personnel Transit Camp, RAF.
|4 June 1944||Disembarked at Melbourne.|
Posted to No. 1 Embarkation Depot, RAAF.
|1 July 1944||Promoted to Squadron Leader.|
|7 July 1944||Posted to the General Reconnaissance School, RAAF.|
|9 October 1944||Posted to No. 2 Personnel Depot, RAAF.|
|8 January 1945||Posted to No. 7 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|Cemetery:||LABUAN WAR CEMETERY|
|Grave:||5. A. 16.|
||6 feet 0 inches
World War 2 Nominal Roll
Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, REDMAN JOHN ROBERT WALTER : Service Number - 402395 : Date of birth - 10 Jul 1914 : Place of birth - SYDNEY NSW : Place of enlistment - SYDNEY : Next of Kin - REDMAN JUNE, A9300, REDMAN J R W.
Record updated on 9 July 2018.
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