Wing Commander K.R.J. Parsons
460 Squadron RAAF

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G/C K. Parsons at the Party to farewell G/C Hugh Edwards in the Officer's Mess on 13 December 1944.

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Wing Commander K. R. J. Parsons, D.F.C. replaced Wing Commander J. K. Douglas, D.F.C., A.F.C. as squadron commander on about 18 October 1944.   Parsons was a regular air force officer who had previously served in New Guinea, where he had been decorated for his raids against Japanese shipping.

 

RAAF Leader

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Leader of the RAAF contingent to attend the Coronation, Gp-Capt. K.R. J. Parsons, now Director of Operations, RAAF HQ. He holds the DSO, DFC and AFC.

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