Squadron Leader RE (Bob) Weston at Rotorua on Sunday 22
January 2012 at the age of 95.
Bob served in the RNZAF from
Jan 1942 to mid 1962 and flew with 5 Sqn from Lauthala Bay from Feb 1949 to Oct
1952 (including time with Det Flight at Hobsonville). He also served with 6 Sqn
(Oct 52 to Jul 55), the Sunderland Ferry Flight (Jun 54-May 55), MOCU (May 55 to
Aug 56, Dec 59 to retirement in Dec 60); and, Air Staff as Maritime Ops (Aug 56
to Dec 59) on secondment.