SOPUTA, NEW GUINEA. 1943-09-29. AUSTRALIAN AND UNITED STATES OFFICERS AWAITING THE ARRIVAL OF THE ...

Place Oceania: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Papua, Owen Stanley Range, Buna Area, Soputa
Accession Number 057290
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Buchanan, Robert John
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

SOPUTA, NEW GUINEA. 1943-09-29. AUSTRALIAN AND UNITED STATES OFFICERS AWAITING THE ARRIVAL OF THE FUNERAL CORTEGE OF BRIGADIER (BRIG) R. B. SUTHERLAND. LEFT TO RIGHT: WX5 BRIG R. L. SANDOVER ED; LIEUTENANT GENERAL SIR EDMUND HERRING KBE DSO MC ED; COLONEL (COL) R. B. PEYTON, UNITED STATES AIR FORCE; NX179 COL E. A. COLEMAN ED; WX1546 COL G. B. G. MAITLAND DSO DCM; VX289 BRIG R. BIERWIRTH OBE; NX171 BRIG A. G. TORR DSO; VX18 COL A. D. MOLLOY; NX346 COL A. R. GARRETT.