|Object type||Black & white, Portrait|
|Physical description||Black & white, Portrait|
|Place made||New Guinea|
|Date made||3 December 1943|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Sergeant (Sgt) Thomas Currie 'Diver' Derrick DCM, of Adelaide, SA, who led a South Australian ...
Sergeant (Sgt) Thomas Currie 'Diver' Derrick DCM, of Adelaide, SA, who led a South Australian Unit in a successful attack against the Japanese held village of Sattelberg, hoists the Australian flag. Sgt Derrick was awarded the Victoria Cross (VC) for his part in the attack.