THE AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY OF
WW1 Aero historians
The Australian Society of WW1 Aero Historians Inc. is an Australian based, non-profit organisation dedicated to the study of all aspects of World War One aviation. Founded over 55 years ago, we are the oldest Society of this type in the world. Membership to the Society is by application.
Since 1962, the Australian Society of World War One Aero Historians has provided a Sydney based forum for World War One aviation enthusiasts. The Society publishes a biannual journal, the '14-'18 Journal and quarterly newsletters.Read More
How to Join
Joining the Australian Society of World War One Aero Historians means that you become part of a world wide community that is interested in learning, researching and sharing information on all aspects of WW1 aviation. Membership is open to all, and the benefits we offer our members are second to none.
Joining is easy, we accept payment via our Society Shop or you can download our Membership Application form, and return it by mail, accompanied with a cheque (Australian residents only) or international money order made out in Australian dollars.Read More
Becoming a Society member offers a host of benefits. You will receive our biannual '14-'18 Journal and quarterly Newsletters. Our exclusive members only area will give you access to our entire back catalogue of '14-'18 Journals, our photographic and audio collections and use of the Peter Williams Memorial Library.
As a member of the Society, you will also be invited to Society events, functions, commemorations and trips. You also have the opportunity to contact like minded people, researchers and scale modellers via our membership directory, Facebook page and quarterly meetings.Read More
The Forum is a new edition to the Society website. It is a place to discuss Society news and all things relating to WW1 aviation. Before posting you must register to use the forum. Click on the logo below to enter.
Air Chief Marshal (ret'd)
Mark Binskin, AC
The Australian Society of WW1 Aero Historians Inc., is honoured to have Air Chief Marshal (ret'd) Mark Binskin, AC, as our Patron. Air Chief Marshal (ret'd) Binskin is the former Chief of the Australian Defence Force.
Courtesy of Navy Daily
Each month we will honour those Australians who served in the air services of the Great War and made the ultimate sacrifice.
Lest We Forget.
03 Nov 1916. 2nd Lieutenant Herbert Henry TURK. 11 Squadron RFC
04 Nov 1918. Captain Thomas Charles BAKER. 4 Squadron AFC
04 Nov 1918. Lieutenant Arthur John PALLISER. 4 Squadron AFC
04 Nov 1918. Lieutenant Parker Whitley SYMONS. 4 Squadron AFC
06 Nov 1918. Air Mechanic Alfred Livingstone FREEMAN. AFC Details
08 Nov 1918. 2nd Lieutenant Raynes Lord ROYLE. 7 Squadron RAF
09 Nov 1917. 2nd Lieutenant Sydney Bolton CRAGG. 25 Squadron RFC
10 Nov 1916. 2nd Lieutenant Morton ALLPORT. 70 Squadron RFC
11 Nov 1917. 2nd Lieutenant Charles Stephen FULLER. 1 Squadron RFC
12 Nov 1917. Lieutenat Frederick HARVEY. 1 Squadron AFC
13 Nov 1919. Lieutenant James Stuart ROSS. 2 Squadron AFC
14 Nov 1917. 2nd Lieutenant Eric HUGHES. 77 Squadron RFC
14 Nov 1918. Lieutenant SWANN Lyell Keith. 4 Squadron AFC
16 Nov 1916. 2nd Lieutenant Donald Augustus MacNEILL. 7 Squadron RFC
16 Nov 1917. Lieutenant Reginald Kaye DUCKWORTH. No.9 CFS Course AFC
16 Nov 1917. Air Mechanic Robert LAUCHLAND. 2 Squadron AFC
18 Nov 1918. Lieutenant Geoffrey Campbell SCARR. No 1 Observer School RAF
19 Nov 1917. Lieutenant David Whyte HARDIE. 48 Squadron RFC
22 Nov 1917. 2nd Lieutenant David Goodlet CLARK. 2 Squadron AFC.
23 Nov 1917. Lieutenat Albert GRIGGS. 2 Squadron AFC
23 Nov 1918. Lieutenant Clarence Reginald MUNDY. 27 Training Depot RAF
24 Nov 1917. Lieutenant Sydney Winton AYERS. 2 Squadron AFC
29 Nov 1916. Flight Sub Lieutenant Alfred Thomas MANN. 3 Wing RNAS
29 Nov 1917. 2nd Lieutenant Charles Bruce CAMPBELL. 49 Squadron RFC
30 Nov 1918. 2nd Lieutenant Percy Ivan RAWLINSON. 100 Squadron RAF
Great War Database
The Australian Airmen of the Great War 1914-1918 database consists of over 5600 Australians that served with the air forces of WW1. The Society has made this database freely available to the community.Read More
2018 Meetings and Events
18th November 2018 Annual General Meeting. Roseville RSL 1.30PM
19th May 2019 General Meeting. Roseville RSL 1.30PM
18th August 2019 General Meeting. Roseville RSL 1.30PM