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Oral History - RAAF Service History of Sqn. Ldr. Richard F. Overheu DFC & Bar

From the Collection of B-24 Liberator Memorial Restoration Australia Inc Corner Farm Rd & Princes Highway Werribee Victoria

Description
Paper printed transcript with plastic cover
Size
A4
Object Registration
0209
Keywords
oral history raaf world war ii
Historical information
R. Overheu was in the RAAF from August 1940 until October 1945 and was a B-24 Liberator pilot between March 1943 and October 1945 in 380 Sqn. then 24 Sqn.
When Made
1999-2000
Significance
This oral history is historical significance because it provides at first hand an account of the individual's experiences during World War II as a member of the RAAF. He trained at Point Cook and in Tasmania and saw active service during the Pacific conflict flying B-24 Liberator aircraft from Darwin.
Inscriptions & Markings
RAAF SERVICE HISTORY OF SQN. LDR. RICHARD F. OVERHEU DFC AND BAR U.S. PRESIDENTIAL CITATION RECORDED 1999-2000
Last updated
13 Feb 2018 at 11:45AM