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

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

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


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.