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).

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