Bari, Italy. 1943. Squadron Leader R. Davies, RAAF Padre, conducts a service for an advanced ...

Place Europe: Italy
Accession Number MEA0739
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Le Guay, Laurence Craddock
Date made 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Bari, Italy. 1943. Squadron Leader R. Davies, RAAF Padre, conducts a service for an advanced Kittyhawk fighter bomber wing to commemorate the second anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The service is conducted at the front of a hangar and the Australian flag is tied to a Savoia Marchetti SM.79 Three-enginged Bomber Monoplane and the Union Jack flag is draped in front of the altar.