Collection relating to the service of 432886 Edward Philip Telford Simpson

Accession Number P02531.020
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Date made 1 August 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Nadzab, New Guinea. 1 August 1944. A Boomerang aircraft, serial no. A46-204, code name QE-I, of No. 4 (Tactical Reconnaissance) Squadron RAAF, sitting on its undercarriage after a landing accident. Flying Officer J. D. Cameron, who was flying the aircraft at the time of the accident, was uninjured. Note the broken wheels and bent propeller blade. (Donor P. Simpson)