Group portrait of members of Reserve Craft Section, 42 Landing Craft Company Australia. ...

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Accession Number 098946
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Place made Pacific Islands: Solomon Islands, Bougainville, Central Bougainville, Torokina
Date made 21 November 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Group portrait of members of Reserve Craft Section, 42 Landing Craft Company Australia. Identified, left to right are:
Back row: VX90538 Sergeant (Sgt) Samuel John Moreland; VX119519 Corporal (Cpl) Noel Clyde Wright; NX194253 (N441104) Private (Pte) Thomas Arthur Fallon; QX62322 (Q39353) Pte James Lawrence Theodore; QX30009 Pte Lindsay Edward Topper; N19350 Pte Ian Lloyd Griffin; SX19287 Pte Francis Keith Commane; NX83140 Pte Stephen Campbell Ambrose; NX6955 Pte Roy George Marris Clark; NX72488 Pte Norman Manfred Rogan; VX71688 Pte John Roy Darvel; QX37790 (Q123818) Pte Allen Edmond Monteith; VX69403 Cpl Andrew Fisher Maher; VX60950 Cpl Ian Lyle Ross; VX52201 Leonard Francis Moore; VX93178 Acting Cpl (A/Cpl) Keith Young; QX57262 (Q105512) Cpl Percy Ruthenberg.
Second row: QX56976 (Q141280) Pte John Mark Brennan; NX138625 (N108992) Pte Jack Albert Beauchamp; NX133986 (N239206) Pte Stanley Alfred McGaghey; NX169602 (N446906) A/Cpl Harold James Leake; QX62629 (Q132377) Pte William John Cornwall; NX163601 (N237021) A/Cpl Percy Lansdowne Brookes; WX18891 A/Sgt Arthur Henry Coster; QX63556 (Q143765) Pte Robert William Jackson; VX52636 Lieutenant Jack Philpott; VX86669 (V17291) Staff Sergeant Albert William Maskell; QX56250 Q128141) Cpl Archibald Thomas Lee; SX31307 (S41293) Lance Corporal (L/Cpl) Brian Herbert Allison Wood; VX78801 (33288) A/Cpl David Ronald Mathieson; VX61027 Cpl Leo Joseph O’Meara.
Front row: VX 65836 Cpl Hubert Phillip Smyth; NX165506 (N198387) Cpl Joseph Skinner; VX47025 A/Cpl Cyril Francis Molloy; QX53638 Pte Arthur Frederick Mitchell; L/Cpl M D Colquhuon [possibly NX202842 David McNicol Colquhoun]; QX45146 (Q9513) Pte George Gilbert Reid; QX41116 (Q119115) Pte Frederick Hemenstine Gould; QX51875 (Q135857) Pte Arthur Leslie Jones; QX64318 (Q114031) Cpl Eric Bertram Parker; VX122689 Pte Douglas Flowers Geary; VX43471 Pte William Arthur Smith; NX154051 (N187777) L/Cpl Gordon Lawrence Beauchamp.