Author: John Griffiths

ANZAC Day Brisbane 2018ANZAC Day Brisbane 2018

    Courtesy of RAAF Transport Flight Vietnam/35 Squadron Association, attached please find the Administrative instruction, containing the Order of March, and Map for the 2018 Brisbane Anzac Day Parade for your notification. Group 5 forms up in both George Street & Mary Street. These items, in addition to the Road closures … You may […]

Two Air ForcesTwo Air Forces

Cunningham “Jock” Cassels joined the RAF in Edinburgh in September 1941, a few weeks after his 18th birthday. He was trained as a pilot and ended up in Egypt flying the Spitfire. After the war ended he was posted to a Sunderland squadron and flew that aircraft from the base in Wales. He retired from […]

Ian “Tiny” Ashbrook.Ian “Tiny” Ashbrook.

Some highlights from a Full Career in Aviation. Thanks to Ian (Tiny) Ashbrook and Radschool Magazine.       Ian (Tiny) Ashbrook served in the RAAF as a pilot and professional engineer in a range of command, policy, flying and specialist positions. He was awarded a Chief of Air Force Commendation in 1997 for the financial management […]