Group portrait of Staff School, Grade III Wing - Course 6, 1945

Accession Number AWM2019.1164.1
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Place made Australia: Queensland, Toowoomba, Cabarlah
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Outdoor group portrait of Staff School Grade III Wing, Course 6 at Carbalah, Queensland from 18 September 1945 to 20 November 1945.

Identified in the back row from left to right: 2445 Lieutenant (Lt) Edward Joseph Stretton; 2479 Lt Peter Owen Meredith Woodhill; NX108721 Lt Robert Arthur Delohery; 2281 Lt Arthur Edward Gordon Strong (later major); 2220 Captain (Capt) Alfred Eric Easton; 435375 Lt Alexander James de Burgh Forbes; 3380 Lt Albert William Lee (later capt); 534 Capt Colin Charles Ellis (later major).

Second row: WX41895 Lt Arnold Stanley Byfield; 3330 Lt Lawrence Cresswell Chambers (later major); QX17967 Lt George John Jeffcoat; Lt Richard Rolfe (later capt); 714 Lt Wehl Hubert Wansley (later colonel); 542 Capt Norman Hector Kollias (later major); 275651 Lt Charles Philip Gabel (later capt); 2260 Lt Colin Elwell McFarquhar Newton (later major); 2267 Lt Charles Thomas Wood Dixon (later major); 2268 Lt Donald Vivian Goldsmith; QX7328 Lt George William Culley.

Third row: Lt O L Rouse; Lt J O Spicer; NX100061 Capt Reginald Sydney France Dunning; NX5979 Lt Alfred Clive Carpenter; 2326 Capt John Arthur Shimeld; 2289 Lt Donald Beaumont Dunstan (later lieutenant general); NX56782 Capt Maurice Charleston Carder; 237668 Lt Keith Edward Gallard; 240031 Capt Patrick Mervyn McMahon; 159 Capt Robert Stuart O’Hea; NX127367 Capt Frederick George Travis; 2242 Capt Leslie Arthur James Eagleson (later major).

Fourth row: VX115578 Lt John McCrae-Williamson; Lt J L Mahon; 2293 Lt David John Davies (later colonel); NX139402 Lt Francis Charles Whitebrook MC; 2421 Lt William Walter Ellis (later capt); VX102654 Lt Lawrence Sherlock Proby MC and Bar; 3352 Capt William Rupert John Shields (later major); Lt J T Scott; QX47046 Lt Cyril Burnett Webb; 3372 Lt Sydney Gerald Joseph Bilton.

Front row: VX62662 Capt Instructor Charles Denis Murphy; QX6082 Capt Richard Clifford Hooper; VX46088 Major (Maj) Instructor Edward Olaf Moodie-Heddle; TX6123 Maj (Chief Instructor) Alec Donald Perry; 26 Brigadier Ronald Nicholas Lamond CBE, Commandant (later major general); NX70189 Maj Instructor Reginald Edwin Thomas; NX116815 Maj Instructor Benn Atherton Selby; VX108398 Maj Instructor Stanley Radcliffe Lewis; NX66508 Capt Instructor Jack Cochrane Moore.