Three pilots 77 Squadron Korea

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Accession Number ART40319
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 76 cm x 50.2 cm x 5 cm; Unframed: 61.3 cm x 35.9 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas on plywood
Maker Hele, Ivor
Place made Australia: South Australia, Aldinga
Date made 1953
Conflict Korea, 1950-1953
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

A group portrait of three pilots in full flying gear in Kimpo, Korea. The pilot on the left is 'Jimmy' Cruickshank, a scotsman and an RAF pilot who is on exchange with 77 Squadron RAAF in Kimpo. The other two men are unidentified Australian pilots.