Peter Isaacson Military Person

Peter Stuart Isaacson AM, DFC, AFC, DFM (31 July 1920 – ) was owner and publisher of the Southern Cross and the Sunday Observer in Melbourne. He was also a war-time pilot, during which time he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Air Force Cross and the Distinguished Flying Medal.

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Date of birth
July 31st, 1920


1. University of Melbourne Colleges/University

The University of Melbourne is a public university located in Melbourne, Victoria. Founded in 1853, it is the second oldest university in Australia and the oldest in Victoria. The main campus is located in Parkville, an inner suburb just north of the Melbourne CBD. The university also has several other campuses located across Victoria. It is a member of Australia's "Group of Eight" lobby group, the Universitas 21 and Association of Pacific Rim Universities networks. It is colloquially known as a sandstone university and has one of the largest financial endowments of any Australian university, standing at .173 billion as of 2010.

Type Public university
2010. 1.17 bil. AU$
1—100 Grattan Street, 3010 - Melbourne, Victoria
2012. 22,527
2010. 25,115
2012. 12,510
2010. 11,511
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People attended University of Melbourne connected by profession and/or age

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Military service

Force Unit Rank From To
Royal Australian Air Force

Military conflicts participated

World War II


September 1st, 1939


September 2nd, 1945

Wikipedia article

World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier. It involved the vast majority of the world's nations—including all of the great powers—eventually forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, and directly involved more than 100 million people, from more than 30 different countries. In a state of "total war", the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, erasing the distinction between civilian and military resources. Marked by mass deaths of civilians, including the Holocaust and the strategic bombing of industrial and population centres, it resulted in an estimated 50 million to 85 million fatalities. These made World War II the deadliest conflict in human history.


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