151130

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number 151130
Collection Photograph
Object types
  • Black & white
  • Landscape
Maker Bottomley, Clifford (Photographer)
Date made 18 November 1942
Physical description
  • Black & white
  • Landscape

Description

Milne Bay, New Guinea. 18 November 1942. Lieutenant General Edmund Herring, Commander New Guinea Force, inspects troops under his command at the conclusion of the Kokoda campaign in which the Japanese were soundly defeated. On his right is Lieutenant Colonel D. H. Lovell, Commanding Officer of the Australian 55/53 Battalion.