Portrait of 402367 Flight Lieutenant (FLT LT) Jack Frederick Leggo, of Sydney, NSW, and FLT LT ...

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London
Accession Number UK0029
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 17 February 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Portrait of 402367 Flight Lieutenant (FLT LT) Jack Frederick Leggo, of Sydney, NSW, and FLT LT Harold Barlow Martin (RAF), Sydney , NSW, outside Buckingham Palace after they had received the Distinguished Flying Cross for his Majesty King George VI. FLT LT Leggo and FLT LT Martin were navigator and pilot of the first all- Australian crew to bomb Germany from No. 455 (Hampden) Squadron RAAF, the operating with Bomber Command.