Studio portrait of 411054 Flight Lieutenant (Flt Lt) Frank William Silvester, of Turramurra, NSW. ...

Accession Number P06273.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Digital print
Maker Unknown
Date made c 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

Studio portrait of 411054 Flight Lieutenant (Flt Lt) Frank William Silvester, of Turramurra, NSW. Flt Lt Silvester flew operational patrols in Catalina aircraft with 43 Squadron, RAAF. He was the co-pilot of aircraft number A24-64 which disappeared during a mine laying operation over Manila Bay in the Philippines on 14 December 1944, and has no known grave.