Group portrait of officers of the 68th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps, at Baizieux, after the ...

Unit No. 2 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
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Accession Number E01434
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Baizieux
Date made 7 December 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Group portrait of officers of the 68th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps, at Baizieux, after the fighting at Cambrai. Left to right, back row: Lieutenant (Lt) Louis Francis Loder; Lt Thomas Grant; Captain (Capt) Leslie Hubert Holden MC AFC; Capt Richard Watson Howard MC (died of wounds 22 March 1918); Lt Lawrence Benjamin; Capt William Alexander Robertson; Lt Archibald James Pratt. Front row: Lt Clive Chisholm Sands; Lt Harry Taylor MC MM (accidently killed 18 August 1918); Lt Lewis Septimus Truscott; Lt Frank Armstrong Power; Second Lieutenant Percy Harold Lawson (killed in action 6 January 1918); Lt David Charles Allardice; Capt Henry Garnet Forrest DFC; Lieutenant Colonel Walter Oswald Watt OBE; Lt L R Clark; Capt Gordon Campbell Wilson MC DCM. Kneeling: Lt William Alfred Turner; Capt Frederick George Huxley MC. See also E1436.