Collection relating to Brett Geoghegan-Gibson, Sgt Maurice Frederick Geoghegan (VX123234) and Peter John Geoghegan (A314408)

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Accession Number P11771
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin, Colour - Print
Maker RAAF Official photograph
Unknown
Date made c 1958 - 1963
Conflict Indonesian Confrontation, 1962-1966
Copyright

Item copyright: Commonwealth of Australia copyright

Description

Collection relating to Brett Geoghegan-Gibson, VX123234 Sgt Maurice Frederick Geoghegan and A314408 Peter John Geoghegan. Included are official RAAF images of 79 Fighter Squadron, 723 Squadron, and 75 Squadron as well as group and individual portraits of these servicemen. Images of aircraft include Sabre, Vampire, P3B, Canberra, Meteors F8 and the Macchi (advanced trainer). There are also images of battleships, submarines and aircraft hangers. The hangers are located both in Australia and Malaysia. Documented also is the visit of the Queen's Mother at Mascot Airport in 1958.