Sqdn. Ldr. Peter Edward Campbell STRAHAN, ,Biplane fighter ace,WWII

Male 1915 - 1994  (79 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Peter Edward Campbell STRAHAN 
    Prefix Sqdn. Ldr. 
    Suffix ,Biplane fighter ace,WWII 
    Born 18 Nov 1915  Moonee Ponds, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1994  the Island of Tonga Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried the Island of Tonga Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Peter Strahan was granted a short service commission as Pilot Officer for five years on the active list on 23 August 1938 (gazetted on 6 September 1938). On 16 May 1939, Strahan was posted to 112 Squadron when this unit was formed aboard HMS Argus in Portsmouth, Hampshire. 112 Squadron was sent to Egypt and arrived on 25 May 1939. He was promoted to Pilot Officer on 23 March 1940 (gazetted on 2 April 1940).
    Person ID I14537  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2018 

    Family Margaret Rita MACPHERSON,   b. 1916,   d. 21 Oct 1959, Sandford, Victoria , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married
    • Details were kindly supplied by Amanaki-Ki-Tonga George Strahan son of Peter Edward Campbell Strahan.
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F6175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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