DIXON, Leonard Ross

Leonard Ross DIXON

Leonard Ross DIXON RAAF
Leonard Ross Dixon Enlistment Photo

RAAF 405577

b. 04/08/22 Brisbane

443 Montague Road, Hill End, South Brisbane.

Enlisted at 18years and 1 month of age.

Enlisted on 26/4/41 Brisbane

Discharged – 08/10/45

Flight Commander – 8 Operational Training

Leonard worked for his father, Leonard Henry Dixon, who owned T C Dixon and Sons in South Brisbane, a manufacturing business at the time. In the Air Force, Dixon graduated as a pilot and flew DH 82’s, Avro Trainers, Moth Minors and Wirraway eventually being promoted to a Flight Commander & Instructor amassing 1600 hours of flight time.

Reference 1945-1946 Annual Report – Members who enlisted.