Richard Arthur John (Dick) YORK

YORK, Richard Arthur John

Service Number: 412047
Enlisted: 21 June 1941
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, 10 March 1922
Home Town: Maitland, Maitland Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Maitland Boys' High School, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Junior Clerk BHP - later Textile Manager
Died: Natural causes, East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, 10 April 1994, aged 72 years
Cemetery: Newcastle Memorial Park, Beresfield, New South Wales
Cremated - Loggia 12/2 E/139
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World War 2 Service

21 Jun 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, SN 412047, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)

World War 1 Service

21 Jun 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 412047, Sydney

World War 2 Service

7 Nov 1944: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)
7 May 1945: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)

World War 1 Service

11 Oct 1945: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, SN 412047, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)

World War 2 Service

11 Oct 1945: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, SN 412047, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)
Date unknown: Involvement Flying Officer, SN 412047, No. 453 Squadron (RAAF)

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