PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Pleasants, Russell (Service number: 507720 (NCO) / 49902 (Officer))
Date of birth: September 8th, 1909 (Norwich/Norfolk, Great Britain)
Nationality:  British
BIOGRAPHY: 
Promotions:
?: Flight Sergeant;
?: Pilot Officer on probation;
October 22nd, 1942: Flying Officer on probation (emergency);
April 22nd, 1943: Flying Officer on probation (war subs.);
?: Flying Officer;
January 25th, 1946: Flight Lieutenant.
January 25th, 1946: Retirement.
     
INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL (1936 IGSM)
Awarded on: September 1934
Action: Awarded with clasp "NORTHWEST FRONTIER 1930-31".
 
     
MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Rank: Flight Sergeant
Unit: No. 610 (County of Chester) Squadron, Royal Air Force
Awarded on: January 1st, 1941
Details: LG 35029/38.
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Joan Shergold
Information source(s):   - The London Gazette Issue 35029, Page 38: MiD.
- The London Gazette Issue 35813, Page 5338: promotion Flying Officer on probation.
- The London Gazette Issue 36030, Page 2364: promotion Flying Officer on probation.
- The London Gazette Issue 37878, Page 707: Retirement norice.
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