|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Date made||c 1940|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 400840 Flight Sergeant (Flt Sgt) Ronald Rashleigh Sillcock, a member of 53 ...
Studio portrait of 400840 Flight Sergeant (Flt Sgt) Ronald Rashleigh Sillcock, a member of 53 Squadron RAF. A farmer in Yinnar VIC, Sillcock enlisted in the RAAF in 1940, completing his training overseas in Africa, England and the United States. Sillcock piloted a Hudson aircraft which was lost during operations over the Caribbean Sea on 10 November 1942 and at the time of his death had 400 hours of flying and two U boat attacks to his credit.