Group portrait of B Section, 1st Australian Anti-Aircraft Regiment

Accession Number P03988.003
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Hall & Co
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Ingleburn
Date made 19 June 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Group portrait of B Section, 1st Australian Anti-Aircraft Regiment, shortly before the completion of their course. Identified, left to right: back row: NX20901 Private (Pte) Ronald Mervyn Dickings; NX52670 Gunner (Gnr) Leslie Barrett; NX57037 Gnr Russell Spencer Barrett; H Cleary; NX32908 Angus Thomas Leslie (Gus) Truskett; J Bennie (either NX26531 Gnr James William Bennie or NX54052 John Bruce Bennie); G Osborne (either NX30994 George Powell Osborne or NX59810 George Herbert Osborne); Lewis; J Searle; NX17672 Gnr Eric Ernest Royall; R Lindsay. 5th row: NX17671 Gnr George Clifford Royall; NX53928 Albert D’Arcy (Bert) Cranes; J Maher; NX14558 Albert John Parnell; J Robinson; E Carter; J Bennie (either NX26531 Gnr James William Bennie or NX54052 John Bruce Bennie); NX56848 Graham Frederick Charles; J Gardiner; D Willis. 4th row: D Quinn; W Smith; J Lambrook; L Young; W Smith; NX24277 Gnr Noel Campbell Triglone; A Richardson; J Butler; NX27271 Gnr Richard John Norman MacCullagh. 3rd row: NX32959 Gnr Gerald Edward Griffin; J Brown; NX28532 Douglas McClosky; T Coe; J Stevens; NX21253 Gnr Edwin Vine Pember; K Pitt; NX14941 Gnr Humphrey Ormond Middleton; NX23454 Sgt Henry Oswald Keysew; O Hepworth. 2nd row: L Stevens; NX16225 Gnr Leo Joseph Cannon; NX20120 Private (Pte) Neil Irwin Blue; J Reed; H Williams; J Harland (possibly NX28056 John Harland); NX30716 Gnr Thomas Charles Madden; R Brown; F Clare; G Williams; NX51515 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) John Neville McClymont. Front row: NX57714 L Cpl Fergus Alan Barclay; NX13923 L Cpl Reginald Leslie Lamb; Corporal (Cpl) J Nicholson; NX13662 Sergeant (Sgt) Douglas Edward Henry Boness; NX16616 Sgt Malcolm Innes McLennan; Lieutenant W Buckingham; Sgt R Mills; NX14953 Cpl Standish Haly Murray-Prior; Cpl S Thomas; NX28042 L Cpl Charles Brian Hope; NX18756 L Cpl John Drinkwater. Members of the section who were absent from the picture: NX12449 Major William Tomkinson; NX25336 Pte Roderick William Miller; J Skinner; W Head; NX24901 Gnr Percy William Hubbard; G Fogg; NX17835 Clive William Hawkshaw; N Pickett; NX22113 Gnr William Henry Golby; possibly NX67080 Gnr Leslie Edward Corney.

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