REID Gordon Stanley AC
RAAF Born Hurstville NSW 22 September 1923 Died Nedlands WA 26 October 1989
Service No: 423893. 1942-46 RAAF Flying Officer, Empire Air Training Scheme Canada Britain. Royal Air Force, Europe. No 5 Pathfinder Squadron, Navigator. 106 and 83 Squadrons RAF. Wellington, Stirling and Lancaster Bombers. 1946-58 House of Representatives Canberra. Professor University Western Australian 1984-89 Governor of Western Australia. Awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) – For public service, for service to learning and to the Crown: 9 June 1986. WA Government House biography.