065746

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ID number 065746
Collection Photograph
Object types
  • Black & white
  • Landscape
Maker McInnes, Geoffrey (Photographer)
Date made 13 April 1944
Physical description
  • Black & white
  • Landscape

Description

MAREEBA, QLD. 1944-04-13. NX132 CAPTAIN G.C. QUONOEY, STAFF CAPTAIN, 2/1ST AUSTRALIAN MOVEMENT AND CONTROL GROUP, LEFT (2), GREETING QX6062 BRIGADIER R.J.H. RISSON, DSO., OBE., CHIEF ENGINEER, HEADQUARTERS, SECOND AUSTRALIAN CORPS, RIGHT (1), NX13939 MAJOR C.R. BIRD, DEPUTY ADJUTANT AND QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, HEADQUARTERS, 2ND AUSTRALIAN CORPS, FRONT (3) AND NX322 LIEUTENANT COLONEL F.G. HASSETT, GSO 1., (LIAISON) HEADQUARTERS SECOND AUSTRALIAN CORPS, BACK (4) AS THEY DISEMBARK FROM THE UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCE DOUGLAS C47 AIRCRAFT, MILITARY VERSION OF THE DC3 AIRLINER, (CALL SIGN VH-CJT) "FAIR DINKUM" DURING THE TRANSFER OF THE ADVANCE PARTY OF HEADQUARTERS, 2ND AUSTRALIAN CORPS FROM NEW GUINEA TO THE MAINLAND.