Pilot Officer Michael Haxell at the Controls of an Iroquois.
Pilot Officer Michael Haxell at the controls of an Iroquois. Haxell joined the RAAF as an airframe fitter but remustered as aircrew in 1965. Aged 24 when this photograph was taken, Haxell was, at the time, 9 Squadron’s youngest pilot. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross during his tour of Vietnam.