Kure, Japan. 1947-09-23. Lieutenant General H. C. H. Robertson, Commander-in-Chief British ...

Place Asia: Japan, Kure
Accession Number 145055
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Queale, Alan
Place made Japan: Kure
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Kure, Japan. 1947-09-23. Lieutenant General H. C. H. Robertson, Commander-in-Chief British Commonwealth Occuaption Force (BCOF), after his arrival at Kure Docks inspecting a RAN Guard of Honour prior to boarding HMAS Bataan to view a bombing demonstration by British Commonwealth Air Forces (BCAIR). Attending him is the guard commander Lieutenant D. J. Hamer, DSC ex HMAS Australia.