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Biographical entry Wood, Francis John Powell (1913 - )

Born
10 February 1913
Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Aeronautical engineer

Summary

Francis John P. Wood was an engineer with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) for over thirty years. He left the RAAF in 1968, having reached the rank of Group Captain, and took up a ten year post at the Aeronautical Research Laboratories in Melbourne.

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Events

1934
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Sydney
1935 - 1937
Career position - Assistant at Mt. Stromlo Observatory in the Australian Capital Territory
1937 - 1968
Career position - Engineering Officer with the Royal Australian Air Force
1968 - 1978
Career position - Experimental Officer at the Aeronautical Research Laboratories in Melbourne

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.