"Australian" Air Marshals in Other Air Forces

 

BATES, AVM Eric Cecil, CB CBE AFC; b. 9 Jun. 1906 Perth; educ. Perth Modern Sch & Univ. WA; pilot trg at Pt. Cook 1929; RAF 1930-58 (incl. on exchange to RAAF 1939-41); d. 23 Mar. 1975

BENNETT, AVM Donald Clifford Tyndall, CB CBE DSO; b. 14 Sep. 1910 Toowoomba, Qld; educ. Brisbane Gram. Sch; pilot trg at Pt. Cook 1930; RAF 1931-35, 1941-45 (incl. as AOC Pathfinder Force); d. 15 Sep. 1986

CHAMPION de CRESPIGNY, AVM Hugh Vivian, CB MC DFC; b. 8 Apr. 1897 Elsternwick, Vic; educ. Brighton, Vic; RFC & RAF 1915-45; d. 20 Jun. 1969

CONINGHAM, AM Sir Arthur, KCB KBE DSO MC DFC AFC; b. 19 Jan. 1895 Brisbane; educ. Wellington Coll., NZ; NZEF 1914-16; RFC & RAF 1916-47; k. 30 Jan. 1948 in aircraft crash in sea north-east of Bermuda

DIXON, AVM Sir (Francis Wildfred) Peter, KBE; b. 4 Oct. 1907 York?, UK; educ. St.Virgil's Coll., Hobart, 1920-23 & Newman Coll., Melb. Univ. (MB, BS); RAF 1930-66 (incl. member of Lethbridge mil. mission to Pacific & Aust 1943; senior consultant in surgery 1956-66); d. 22 Nov. 1988

DRUMMOND, AM Sir Peter Roy Maxwell, KCB DSO OBE MC; b. 2 Jun. 1894 Perth; educ. Scotch Coll., Perth; AIF 1914-15; RFC & RAF 1916-45 (incl. with 1 Sqn AFC Egypt 1916-17, on loan to RAAF 1925-29, declined appointment as CAS RAAF 1942 & 1943); k. 27 Mar. 1945 in aircraft acc. near Azores

ESPLIN, AVM Ian George, CB OBE DFC; b. 26 Feb. 1914 Wollstonecraft, NSW; educ. Sydney C of E Gram. Sch & Sydney Univ. (BEc) & Oxford Univ. (MA); RAF 1939-65; living Mosman, NSW

EVILL, ACM Sir Douglas Claude Strathern, GBE KCB DSC AFC; b. 8 Oct. 1892 Broken Hill, NSW (first cousin of ACM Longmore, see below); educ. privately in Hertfordshire; RN 1905-14; RNAS 1914-1918; RAF 1919-47; d. 22 Mar. 1971

HOBLER, AVM John Forde, CB CBE; b. 26 Sep. 1907 Rockhampton, Qld; educ. Rockhampton Gram. Sch; pilot trg at Pt. Cook 1932; RAF 1933-63; d. 13 Jan. 1996 Ashmore, Qld

HUDLESTON, ACM Sir Edmund Cuthbert, GCB CBE; b. 30 Dec. 1908, WA; educ. Guildford Sch, WA; RAF Coll. Cranwell, then RAF 1928-67; d. 14 Dec. 1994

KINGSTON-McCLOUGHRY, AVM Edgar James, CB CBE DSO DFC; b. 10 Sep. 1896 Hindmarsh, SA (bro. of AVM McClaughry, see below); educ. Adelaide Univ. & SA Sch of Mines; AMF 1914-15, AIF 1915-16; RFC 1916-18 (incl. with 6 Trg Sqn AFC & 4 Sqn AFC 1917-19) & RAF 1922-53; d. 15 Nov. 1972

KYLE, ACM Sir Wallace Hart, GCB KCVO CBE DSO DFC; b. 22 Jan. 1910 Kalgoorlie, WA; educ. Guildford Sch, WA; RAF Coll. Cranwell, then RAF 1930-68 (incl. on exchange with RAAF 1936-38); Gov. of WA 1975-80; d. 31 Jan. 1988

LEES, AM Sir Ronald Beresford, KCB CBE DFC; b. 27 Apr. 1910 Broken Hill, NSW; educ. Prince Alfred Coll. & St. Peter's Coll., Adelaide; pilot trg at Pt. Cook 1930; RAF 1931-65; d. 18 May 1991 Adelaide

LONGMORE, ACM Sir Arthur Murray, GCB DSO; b. 8 Oct. 1885 St.Leonards, NSW; educ. Benges Sch, Hertford, & Foster's Acad., Stubbington; RN 1900-14, 1916-17; RNAS 1914-16, 1917-18; RAF 1918-42 (incl. member of British air mission to Aust & NZ 1939, and Brit. Delegation to Pacific Defence Conference in NZ 1939); d. 10 Dec. 1970

McCLAUGHRY, AVM Wilfred Ashton, CB DSO MC DFC; b. 26 Nov. 1894 Knightsbridge, SA (bro. of AVM Kingston-McCloughry, see above); educ. Queen's Sch, Adelaide Univ. & Adelaide Sch of Mines; AMF 1913-14, AIF 1914-16; RFC 1916-18 (incl. with 2 Sqn AFC & CO 4 Sqn AFC 1917-18) & RAF 1919-43; k. 4 Jan. 1943 in aircraft acc. Egypt

MARTIN, AM Sir Harold Brownlow Morgan, KCB DSO DFC AFC; b. 27 Feb. 1918 Edgecliff, NSW; educ. Randwick High Sch, Sydney Gram. Sch & Lyndfield Coll.; AMF 1936-37; RAF 1940-74 (incl. Dambuster raid, 1943); d. 3 Nov. 1988

MITCHELL, ACM Sir William Gore Sutherland, KCB CBE DSO MC AFC; b. 8 Mar. 1888 Cumberland, NSW; educ. Wellington Coll., Eng; Brit. Army 1906-13; RFC & RAF 1913-41; d. 15 Aug. 1944

RAMSAY RAE, AVM Ronald Arthur, CB OBE; b. 9 Oct. 1910 Waverley, NSW; educ. Lindfield Public Sch & N. Sydney High Sch & Tech. Coll.; CAF 1930, then pilot trg at Pt. Cook 1931; RAF 1932-62; d. 19 Jun. 1994

Rhodesian Air Force
HAWKINS, AVM Harold, GLM, ICD, CBE, AFC; b. 18 Feb. 1921 Toowoomba, Qld; educ. St. Saviours Qld, St. Mary's Christian Bros. Coll.; RAAF 1941-45 (served UK, Middle & Far East); joined Rhodesian Air Force 1946 (DCAS 1961, CAS 1965-69)

   
   
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