Service Number: NZ4210258
RNZAF Trade: Flight Mechanic
Date of Enlistment: 25th of August 1942
Flying Hours: Probably Nil
Operational Sorties: Probably Nil
Service Details: Robert joined the RNZAF on the 25th of August 1942, at RNZAF Station Rongotai, Wellington. He trained there as a Flight Mechanic at the Technical Training School.
He served in the Pacific and returned from the Solomon Islands in October 1945 aboard the troopship HMT Wahine.
Date of Birth: 12th of February 1924
Died: 30th of August 2006
Connection with Cambridge: When Robert returned from the Solomon Islands in the Pacific his home town was listed on the shipping list as Cambridge, so he obviously lived in the town before and probably after his RNZAF service.
Thanks To: Errol Martyn for additional information on this page