Palestine, 1940-06. Formal outdoors group portrait of the original officers of 2/2nd Australian ...

Accession Number P02334.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Matson, G Eric
Place made British Mandate of Palestine: Palestine
Date made June 1940
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Palestine, 1940-06. Formal outdoors group portrait of the original officers of 2/2nd Australian Infantry Battalion. Left to right: back row: Lieutenant (Lt) Swinton; Lt Crosby; Lt Green; Lt Bruce Brock; Lt Joslett; Lt Travers; Lt Chapman; Lt Buckley; Lt Hendry. Middle row: Padre Read; Lt A. Wilson; Lt McClelland; Captain (Capt) George Henry Godbold; Lt Taylor; Lt Baird; Lt Dunlop; Lt Cox; Lt Loftus; Lt Fairbrother; Lt King. Front row: Capt Black; Capt David Enoch Michelson; Capt Rushworth; Major (Maj) Frederick Oliver Chilton; Major (Honorary Lieutenant Colonel) Ivan Noel Dougherty, second-in-command; Lieutenant Colonel George Frederick Wootten, DSO, CO; Capt George Bertram, Adjutant; Maj Cedric Rupert Vaughan Edgar; Capt Cohen; Capt Caldwell; Capt Leo Vivian Armati, Medical Officer (MO). Officers absent from the group are Capts Toohill and George, and Lts MacKenzie, Lamont, Walsh, B. Wilson, Cotter, Todd and Jones. (Donor Dr.W Wooten)