|Unit||Royal Australian Air Force|
|Object type||Black & white, Landscape|
|Physical description||Black & white, Landscape|
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Richmond|
|Date made||c 1940|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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RAAF Lockheed Hudson bomber aircraft, possibly at RAAF Station Richmond after being assembled by ...
RAAF Lockheed Hudson bomber aircraft, possibly at RAAF Station Richmond after being assembled by No 2 Aircraft Depot (AD), following their receipt in component form from America. Hudsons were also assembled at No 1 AD at RAAF Station Laverton in Victoria. The Hudson in the distance, A16-5, was delivered on 26 January 1940 and issued to No. 2 Squadron RAAF. It was damaged at Drysdale field in northern Western Australia on 7 March 1942 and 'demolished by Army authorities' according to RAAF records.