AUSTIN Mervyn Neville AM
RAAF Born Ascot Vale VIC 1 August 1913 Died 11 June 1991
Service No: 409368. Joined Highgate September 1990. Mervyn served with the RAAF (No 456 Squadron RAAF operating Mosquito aircraft) in England in World War II. A Rhodes Scholar and noted cricketer, he was, until he retired, Professor of Classics and Ancient History at the University of WA. Awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) – In recognition of service to education: 8 June 1981. Biography (Australian Dictionary of Biography).