Lae, New Guinea. 1944-07-31. Signalman E. Watson (at rear) and Signalman N. W. Gibbs, members of ...

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Accession Number 100613
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original acetate
Maker Lawrence, J R
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Lae, New Guinea. 1944-07-31. Signalman E. Watson (at rear) and Signalman N. W. Gibbs, members of 5 Mobile Meteorological Flight RAAF attached to HQ, New Guinea Force, receiving weather information by wireless transmitters from Brisbane, Port Moresby and Laverton. This information consists of observations made at many small stations from Cape Leeuwin to New Zealand and from Hobart to north of the equator.