'Reflections – Honouring Australian Second World War Veterans'

Accession Number AWM2017.520.1.2188
Collection type Photograph
Object type Digital file
Maker Comfort, Geoff
Date made 2016
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

Studio portrait of Merle Kelway Hare who served in the Women’s Royal Australian Naval Service during the Second World War as WR/940 Leading Wran Supply Assistant Merle Storrie.

'Reflections – Honouring Australian Second World War Veterans' is a project spanning from 2015 – 2017. During this time span 450 Australian Institute of Accredited Photographers from around Australia photographed 6,500 World War Two Veterans. This digital archive was gifted to the Australian War Memorial by the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) in 2017.

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