|Object type||Black & white - Film polyester negative|
|Place made||Australia: Northern Territory, Darwin|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
11168 Leading Aircraftman Percy Leslie Westcott with Gunner, his canine air-raid early warning ...
11168 Leading Aircraftman Percy Leslie Westcott with Gunner, his canine air-raid early warning system. After suffering a broken leg in Darwin's first air raid, Gunner, a kelpie pup, developed an uncanny knack of forecasting subsequent raids. Long before the sirens sounded, Gunner would get excited and head for shelter.