Folder 3 of 4 - Aeroplane prints and postcards relating to the Second World War service of Wilmot Hudson Fysh, c. 1939 - 1945

Accession Number AWM2020.22.242
Collection number PR83/078
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Folder
Item count 29
Object type Postcard, Artwork
Physical description 64 Image/s captured
Maker Brownlee Studios Ltd
J Salmon Ltd
Date made c. 1939 - 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Collection relating to the First World War service, interwar career with Qantas and Second World War service of 415 Lieutenant Wilmot Hudson Fysh, No. 1 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps (later Squadron Leader, Royal Australian Air Force), At sea, Egypt, Turkey, England and Australia, 20 October 1914 - c. 1945.

Folder 3 of 4 - Contains illustrated prints and postcards depicting Second World War aeroplanes in scenes such as air battles, bombing raids and regular flight operations. Five illustrated prints from the "Aeroplane Series" published by Brownlee Studios Ltd, feature British official war artists Charles Ernest Cundall, Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson and Norman Wilkinson as well as Geoffrey Herbert Pooley. The original titles of some or all of these artworks differ to the titles that appear on the prints published by Brownlee Studios Ltd. This folder also includes four sets of postcards (24 in total and blank on the versos) from the "Britain's Air Power" series published by J. Salmon Ltd, and illustrated by artists Albert Francis Derek Bannister and Roland Davies.