19 RADAR RAAF
BOMBI, NSW
DURING WW2

 

The radar unit at Shepherd's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales was moved to Bombi in New South Wales on 1 April 1942 and became operational as 19 Radar RAAF on 19 April 1942.

The Commanding Officer of 19 Radar was Pilot Officer Albert Edward Grey (293310). Other Commanding Officers were as follows:-

 

Pilot Officer John Uren (265635) 26 August 1942
Flying Officer Robert Anstruther Goodsir (261512) 4 October 1942
Pilot Officer O'Donnell 3 November 1942
Pilot Officer William Thomas Steele Middleton (68920) 3 December 1943
Flight Lieutenant Robertson GordonSheaffe (264742) 10 February 1944
Flying Officer Archer Geoffrey Svensen (01155) 6 October 1944

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

I'd like to thank Cameron Alexander for his assistance with this web page.

 

REFERENCES

"Units of the Royal Australian Air Force - A Concise History"
"Volume 5 - Radar Units"
compiled by the RAAF Historical Section

 

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This page first produced 15 June 2007

This page last updated 10 October 2016