SUSSEX, ENGLAND. 1944-05-02. AT A SPITFIRE FIGHTER BOMBER NO. 453 SQUADRON RAAF, BASED AT RAF ...

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England, Sussex, Ford RAF Station
Accession Number UK1267
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

SUSSEX, ENGLAND. 1944-05-02. AT A SPITFIRE FIGHTER BOMBER NO. 453 SQUADRON RAAF, BASED AT RAF STATION FORD, ON THE OCCASION OF THE HANDING OVER OF THE COMMAND BY SQUADRON LEADER (SQN LDR) ANDREWS DFC, TO SQN LDR SMITH. LEFT TO RIGHT: 1892 SQN LDR HENRY SHARP, SYDNEY, NSW; 405473 FLIGHT LIEUTENANT E. A. R. ESAU, BRISBANE, QLD; 407256 SQN LDR D. H. SMITH, VICTOR HARBOR, SA; 400249 SQN LDR T. E. HILTON, ADELAIDE, SA; 404795 SQN LDR D. G. ANDREWS DFC, SOUTHPORT, QLD.