MALMAL VILLAGE, NEW BRITAIN. 1945-02-09. VISITING AUSTRALIAN GENERALS ON THE WHARF AT ...

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Accession Number 079001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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MALMAL VILLAGE, NEW BRITAIN. 1945-02-09. VISITING AUSTRALIAN GENERALS ON THE WHARF AT HEADQUARTERS, 5TH DIVISION. IDENTIFIED PERSONNEL ARE:- VX27 MAJOR-GENERAL A.H. RAMSAY, CBE, DSO, ED, GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING, 5TH DIVISION (1); VX63396 LIEUTENANT-GENERAL J. NORTHCOTT, CB, MVO, CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF AND CHIEF OF THE AUSTRALIAN SECTION OF THE IMPERIAL GENERAL STAFF (2); VX19 MAJOR-GENERAL C.S. STEELE, DSO, MC, VD, ENGINEER-IN-CHIEF, LAND HEADQUARTERS (3); NX12634 LIEUTENANT-COLONEL W.T. BRIGGS, COMMANDER ROYAL ENGINEERS 5TH DIVISION (4); VX63919 LIEUTENANT-COLONEL W.B. MAGUIRE, GSO 1, HEADQUARTERS, 5TH DIVISION (5); VX109122 LIEUTENANT-COLONEL E.A. GRIFFIN, OBE, ASSISTANT ADJUTANT AND QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 5TH DIVISION (6); VX89075 MAJOR-GENERAL J.H. CANNON, CB, CMG, DSO, VD, QUARTERMASTER GENERAL LAND HEADQUARTERS (7).