Collection relating to the service of 432886 Edward Philip Telford Simpson

Accession Number P02531.016
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Place made New Guinea1: Huon Peninsula, Lae Markham River Area, Nadzab
Date made 7 October 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Outdoors group portrait of the Officers of No. 4 (Tactical Reconnaissance) Squadron RAAF. Identified, back row, left to right: Flying Officer (FO) Phillips; Lieutenant (Lt) S. A. Ket, Air Liaison Officer (later died of wounds in Tarakan, Borneo on 3 May 1945); FO Aschaur; 432886 FO Philip Simpson; FO Ronald Munro Skuthorp (later killed in a flying battle in Wewak on 17 January 1945); FO Kendall; FO Taylor; FO E. R. A. Tait; FO Greeves; FO Lillie. Third row: FO Teehan; FO Cameron; Flight Lieutenant (Flt Lt) Pierman; Captain (Capt) McIntosh, Air Liaison Officer; FO Forster; FO David Murrie; FO John Humphries; FO Dellow; FO Righetti; FO Murrel; FO Ron Rae. Second row: FO C. R. Warbrooke; FO Gibson; Flt Lt McCoy; Flt Lt Renton, Adjutant; Wing Commander (Wg Cdr) A. E. Cook, Officer Commanding; Flt Lt Mowbray; Major (Maj) R. J. C. O'Loan, Air Liaison Officer; Flt Lt Dixon; Flt Lt J. C. Cullen; Flt Lt Snooks. Front row: FO Millard; FO G. K. Beard, FO Daniells; Flt Lt Burrows, Padre. (Donor P. Simpson)