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Swan, Keith (1916 - )

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Educator and Forecaster
Born: 1916  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Keith Swan served as a flight lieutenant in the RAAF Meteorological Service during the Second World War. His career was mainly in education and he retired in 1976, having been Dean, School of Business and Liberal Studies in the Riverina College of Advanced Education (now Charles Sturt University). He was awarded the British Empire Medal for service to education and local history in 1974. He authored Four Years in the RAAF Meteorological Service, Metarch Papers No. 8, 1996.
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  • Cornish, A.; Stout, R.; Swan, K.; Glendinning, C., 'Memories of the Bureau of Meteorology 1929-1946: History of Major Meteorological Installations in Australia From 1945-1981: Four Years in the RAAF Meteorological Service: the Bureau of Meteorology in Papua and New Guinea in the 1950s', in Federation and Meteorology, 2001, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/fam/0490.html. [ Details ]
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