Mosman, Sydney. 2 April 1966. A pre-dinner chat for Women's Royal Australian Army Corps (WRAAC) ...

Unit Women's Royal Australian Army Corps
Accession Number SMT/66/0042/EC
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Maker Smith or Smither
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Mosman
Date made 2 April 1966
Conflict Period 1960-1969
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Mosman, Sydney. 2 April 1966. A pre-dinner chat for Women's Royal Australian Army Corps (WRAAC) officers, left to right: Major Lucy Crane of Eastern Command, Sydney; Colonel Dawn Jackson, Director of WRAAC; Honorary Colonel May Douglas, WRAAC Honorary Colonel, and Major Dulcie Verender, Chief Instructor of the WRAAC. They were among fifty officers at a dining out night at the WRAAC Officer School, Mosman, in honour of Colonel Douglas, who retires this week. During World War 2 Douglas served as SFX30364 Lieutenant Colonel M S Douglas, Controller of the Australian Army Women's Medical Service (AAMWS), Land Headquarters.Guests at the dinner represented all States of Australia.