VICKERS SUPERMARINE SEAGULL AMPHIBIAN OF NO 101 FLEET COOPERATION FLIGHT, RAAF, BEING LOWERED ...

Accession Number 300117
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Period 1930-1939
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VICKERS SUPERMARINE SEAGULL AMPHIBIAN OF NO 101 FLEET COOPERATION FLIGHT, RAAF, BEING LOWERED INTO OR LIFTED FROM THE HANGAR OF THE SEAPLANE CARRIER HMAS ALBATROSS. THE AIRCRAFT'S WINGS ARE FOLDED FOR STOWAGE. NOTE THE TWO PORT 3 POUNDER SALUTING GUNS JUST ABOVE THE BOAT AT LEFT CENTRE. A RANGE FINDER IS MOUNTED ABOVE THE BRIDGE. THE PHOTOGRAPH WAS TAKEN BETWEEN 1929 AND 1933.(NAVAL HISTORICAL COLLECTION).