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

Unit Australian Flying Corps
Place Europe: United Kingdom, England
Accession Number 3DRL/2497
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Work of art
Maker Crooke, Cyril Ednott
Date made 1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/023/012
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

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.