Portrait: 271707 Squadron Leader John Evelyn Todd, 11 Squadron RAAF

Accession Number AWM2018.1241.1
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Maker Maitland, H Noel
Place made Australia: Queensland, Brisbane
Date made 1941-1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Studio portrait of 271707 Squadron Leader (Sqn Ldr) John Evelyn Todd, 11 Squadron RAAF. Sqn Ldr Todd was the pilot of Catalina A24-34 which failed to return from operations on 8 February 1944 in an area 8 miles south of Gasmata, New Britain. Sqn Ldr Todd was taken prisoner by the Japanese and died of illness in Rabaul on 22 July 1944, aged 30.