Course photographs for No. 4 Service Flying Training School (4 SFTS)

Place Oceania: Australia, South Australia, Victor Harbor
Accession Number P01405.031
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Frank Boase Studio
Place made Australia: South Australia, Victor Harbor
Date made c May 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

Outdoor group portrait of No 4 Initial Training School, RAAF, Course No 27, B Squadron, Flight 10. Identified in the back row from left to right: 417350 Aircraftman 2 (AC2) Walter Dorham Doolette (later Flying Officer (FO)); 417338 AC2 Alex John Concannon (later FO and awarded DFC); 410963 AC2 Eric John Earl (later FO); 415928 AC2 Frank John Cruthers (later FO); 415933 AC2 Jack Henry Earnshaw (later FO); 417339 AC2 Denis Craft (later Warrant Officer (WO)); 410961 AC2 George Oliver Dickson (later FO); 410960 AC2 James Nuttall Denham (later Flight Lieutenant (Flt Lt)); 415926 AC2 Maurice Clayton (later Flt Lt); 417351 AC2 Robert Glen Douglass (later FO); and 415931 AC2 Kelvin Alan Donaldson (later FO).
Second row from left to right: 410962 AC2 Winston Sydney Dimond (later Flt Lt); 415955 AC2 Colin Stewart Clifton (later Flt Lt); 410958 AC2 Rockley Rex Crozier (later FO); 410955 AC2 Charles Morton Cripps (later FO); 417352 AC2 Bruce Durant (later FO); 415932 AC2 Alfred Henning Dorph-Petersen (later Leading Aircraftman (LAC)); 418037 AC2 Ronald William Dent (later FO); 410954 AC2 Alan Maxwell Coventry (later FO); 415929 AC2 Thomas Anthony Sholl Davy (later Flt Lt); 415930 AC2 Frank Charles Shurrock Dodson (later FO); 415927 AC2 Victor Harry Crocos (later LAC); and 410959 AC2 Jack Kenneth Cruttenden (later FO).
Front row from left to right: 417343 AC2 Harold George Davey (later WO); 415925 AC2 Henry Simpson Clark (later WO); 417347 AC2 Owen Alfred Dickson (later WO); 410956 AC2 Raymond John Crompton (later WO); 418038 AC2 Alan Foster Cunningham (later FO and died on flying operations over Germany on 6 October 1944); Sergeant A H Grey; 417346 AC2 Colin Reeves Delaine (later WO); 417341 AC2 Arthur Boy Crozier (later Pilot Officer); 417349 AC2 Claude Thiselton Dolling (later WO); 417348 AC2 Alfred Shurrock Dodson (later Flight Sergeant and died on flying operations over Germany on 28 August 1943); and AC2 410953 John Kenneth Cosgriff (later FO).