|Object type||Black & white - Film original negative 35mm safety base|
Robinson, William H
|Date made||26 June 1943|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Collection relating to the service of William H Robinson
Goodenough Island, D'Entrecasteaux Group, Papua. 26 June 1943. Three Aerodrome Defence personnel of No. 79 (Spitfire) Squadron RAAF digging gun pits for their tripod mounted .303 Vickers machine guns for firing at low flying Japanese attackers on Vivigani airfield. Boxes of ammunition for the guns can be seen on the right and in the background.