Lake Macquarie History

Hurt Lane

Gazetted 2 October 2015 Folio 3154 / 3155. Hurt Lane is named after Squadron Leader Lindley (Lin) Maxwell Hurt. He spent part of his distinguished Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) career posted at Rathmines RAAF Base. He was awarded the D.F.C after being seriously wounded during time with the 43 Squadron.

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