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

Place Oceania: Australia, South Australia, Victor Harbor
Accession Number P01405.034
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 13. Identified in the back row from left to right: 417387 Aircraftman 2 (AC2) George Thomas McGrath (later Flight Lieutenant (Flt Lt) O4769); 417385 AC2 Colin George Lecornu (later Flying Officer (FO)); 417388 AC2 Robert Henry Mableson (later FO); 418003 AC2 Arthur Gordon McInnes (later Corporal (Cpl)); 417396 AC2 Edward Robert Mitchell (later Warrant Officer (WO)); 417390 AC2 Bruce Cecil Marsden (later FO O4975); 410999 AC2 Bruce Moller (later FO); 417410 AC2 Kevin Pierre Murphy (later Pilot Officer (PO) and died in an accident at Gypsy Point, Victoria on 4 October 1943); 415946 AC2 Gilbert Owen Hugh Lind (later PO and died on flying operations over Germany on 21 March 1945); 417399 AC2 Eric Reginald Harry Murphy (later Flight Sergeant (Flt Sgt) and died in an accident in the United Kingdom on 3 February 1944); 418041 AC2 Ian Ibenthal McDonald (later Flt Lt); and 421872 AC2 John Davey Norgard (later Flt Lt).
Second row from left to right: 417391 AC2 Bryant Thomas Marshall (later Flt Lt); 418004 AC2 Owen Joseph McKenna (later Flt Lt); 415947 AC2 Berry Gordon Medway (later FO); 418007 AC2 Herbert Keith Newbury (later Flt Lt); 417398 AC2 Owen Brakspear Morgan (later Flt Lt); 417389 AC2 Bruce Malcolm Mackie (later Flt Lt); 417386 AC2 John Leonard Henry Lindon (later Flt Lt); 417397 AC2 Blair Sinclair Moody (later Flt Lt); 418006 AC2 Henry William McMahon (later FO); 410994 AC2 William Eric Lynch (later Flt Lt); 418005 AC2 Howard Greenfell McLaren (later WO); and 417393 AC2 Jeffery Raymonde Potter Medwell (later WO).
Front row from left to right: 417394 AC2 Gordon Kerr Menzies (later WO); 410997 AC2 Alfred Midwood (later FO); 415948 AC2 Kenneth Verdun Millar (later FO); 417392 AC2 Colin Hillier Martin (later Flt Sgt and died on flying operations over Germany on 25 February 1944); 417395 AC2 Raymond Lewis Merrill (later FO); 410996 AC2 Charles Bruce Matthew (later Flt Lt); 39882 Cpl William John Francis Strudwick (later Sgt); 417384 AC2 Albert Gordon Lean (later FO); 418002 AC2 John Keith McDonald (later Cpl); 418000 AC2 Walter Hector Morrison (later Leading Aircraftman (LAC)); 410998 AC2 James Alexander Mitchell (later WO); 418001 AC2 Norman Francis Dougald McCallum (later Flt Sgt and died in an accident in Northern Ireland on 29 November 1943); and 410993 AC2 Mervyn Thomas Lee (later WO and died in an accident near Gibraltar on 12 February 1945).