Group portrait of 30 Course, No. 4 Initial Training School, Royal Australian Air Force, B ...

Accession Number P04612.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Negative
Maker Frank Boase Studio
Place made Australia: South Australia, Victor Harbor
Date made c July 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Group portrait of 30 Course, No. 4 Initial Training School, Royal Australian Air Force, B Squadron, 12 Flight, held between July and September 1942 at Victor Harbor in SA. Identified, left to right, back row: M Adam; J L Anderson; W K Boxsell; A L Ballinger; A C Anderson; W E Botting; 417779 Graham Morris Bagshaw (later killed whilst on operations on 14 April 1945, in Germany); 417773 Douglas Roy Abell (later killed whilst on operations on 6 October 1944, in Germany); J A Bagshaw. Third row: R R Alcock; C R Alcock; G R Barnes; 427427 John Leslie Beeson (later killed on operations on 7 February 1945, in Germany); W R Abbott; A S Bagshaw; L D Breen; R E Blankensee; A J Bourne; 417781 David Arnold Barlow (later killed whilst on operations on 21 July 1944, in Belgium). Second row: C C Adcock; T E Ashton; L A Allen; M J Beaton; 417776 Donlad William Anderson Aistrope; R K Bradley; K J Ayton; R P Barry; W C Baynes; M I Anderson. Front row: R D Blanchard; 417784 Robert Allen Batty (accidentally killed on 28 February 1944, in NSW); K G Beetson; 417788 Jeffery Phillip Bills; Sergeant Hoffman (staff); 427429 Mervyn Harold Bennetts; C D Barnett; N K Barnett; 417794 Ross Frederick Barnett (later killed whilst on operations on 6 March 1945, in England).