HAWKINS, Richard Neil

In 1942 F/Off Hawkins enlisted in the RAAF and began training at Ballarat in Victoria. He served in the war as a navigator and radio operator on bombing raids over Germany in the 460 squadron.

Last Name
HAWKINS
Given Names
Richard Neil
Service Number
427091
Course Details
WAGS Course 28
Intake Date
23/07/1942
Finish Date
08/02/1943
To
3BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
02/04/1946 (Discharged)
Discharge Unit
460 SQN
Rank
Flying Officer
Notes

In 1942 F/Off Hawkins enlisted in the RAAF and began training at Ballarat in Victoria. He served in the war as a navigator and radio operator on bombing raids over Germany in the 460 squadron.

Acknowledgements

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