Crooke, Cyril Ednott (Lieutenant, b.1892 - d.1965

Collection ID 3DRL/2497
Collection type Private Record
Title Crooke, Cyril Ednott (Lieutenant, b.1892 - d.1965
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Work of art
Maker Crooke, Cyril Ednott
Date made 01 January 1970

Collection relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Cyril Ednott Crooke, Australian Flying Corps (AFC). Collection consists of a leather bound sketch book featuring detailed water colour paintings produced between 4 March 1918 and 24 September 1918. It depicts aeroplanes, troopships, Leeds Castle, Australian plants, "Miss Flighty", an eagle, an elk, a Lewis gun, and the signatures of a number of soldiers including Victoria Cross winners.