Jack Noel (John) THOMPSON

THOMPSON, Jack Noel

Service Numbers: N235066, O22091, 432288
Enlisted: 12 May 1941
Last Rank: Wing Commander
Last Unit: Royal Australian Air Force
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 19 March 1921
Home Town: Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Crows Nest Boys, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Accountant / RAAF Officer
Died: Natural Causes - Parkinson's Disease, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 27 June 2015, aged 94 years
Cemetery: New South Wales Garden Of Remembrance
Wall 34, Panel B Ashes interred at Christ Church Lavender Bay, Sydney
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World War 2 Service

12 May 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lance Sergeant, SN N235066
4 Dec 1942: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lance Sergeant, SN N235066
5 Dec 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Wing Commander, SN O22091
5 Dec 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 432288, No. 1 Initial Training School Somers, Enlisted as Aircrew Trainee; commenced training at No. 1 ITS Bardwell Park NSW until 4 March 43
4 Mar 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 432288, No. 8 Elementary Flying Training School Narrandera, Empire Air Training Scheme
20 May 1943: Embarked Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 432288, Aircrew Training Units
21 Jun 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 432288, Aircrew Training Units, Empire Air Training Scheme
16 Oct 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 432288, Royal Canadian Airforce Training Units, Empire Air Training Scheme
15 Feb 1944: Embarked Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 432288, Aircrew Training Units, ex Canada for the UK
22 Feb 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 432288, Operational Training Units (RAF), Empire Air Training Scheme
5 Aug 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, SN 432288, No. 226 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
12 Feb 1945: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant, SN 432288, Operational Training Units (RAF), Empire Air Training Scheme
15 Apr 1946: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant, SN 432288
15 Apr 1946: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant, SN 432288, Royal Australian Air Force, Discharge after WW2 but then rejoined RAAF

Non Warlike Service

21 Mar 1947: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Enlisted in RAAF post WW2
28 Jan 1974: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Retired from RAAF

World War 2 Service

30 Jan 1974: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Wing Commander, SN O22091
Date unknown: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant, SN 432288

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