NOEMFOOR ISLAND, DUTCH NEW GUINEA. C. 1944-09. INFORMAL PORTRAIT OF TWO PILOTS OF NO. 30 ...

Place Asia: Netherlands East Indies, Dutch New Guinea, Noemfoor Island
Accession Number OG1701
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Harrison, John Thomas
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

NOEMFOOR ISLAND, DUTCH NEW GUINEA. C. 1944-09. INFORMAL PORTRAIT OF TWO PILOTS OF NO. 30 (BEAUFIGHTER) SQUADRON RAAF WHO RECENTLY RECEIVED AWARDS. SHOWN: 400602 SQUADRON LEADER (SQN LDR) J. SANDFORD DFC, HAWTHORN, VIC, WHO HAS BEEN AWARDED THE DSO (LEFT) AND 402394 SQN LDR R. RANKIN DFC AND BELGIAN CROIX DE GUERRE, MAJORS CREEK, NSW, WHO HAS BEEN AWARDED BAR TO DFC.