A group of Second World War aircraft, that formed part of the Australian War Memorial's National ...

Accession Number P04425.004
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 5x4" safety base
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date made November 1954
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

A group of Second World War aircraft, that formed part of the Australian War Memorial's National Collection, held at RAAF Fairbairn in 1954. Identified are: a Beaufort twin engined bomber (foreground); a Messerschmitt Me262 jet (centre); a Japanese Sally, twin engined bomber (left), and a B1 Lancaster, G for George (background). See also REL/20173, REL/08385.001 and RELAWM31788. The Sally bomber is no longer a part of the National Collection.