Informal group portrait of the Australian Chemical Warfare Research and Experimental Section. ...

Accession Number P03332.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Hoffmann, Hal
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Innisfail
Date made 23 December 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Informal group portrait of the Australian Chemical Warfare Research and Experimental Section. Left to right, back row: Captain (Capt) Nick King (Royal Australian Engineers), Hugh Ennor, Capt Howard Skipper (USA), Frank Pasquill (UK), Lieutenant (Lt) Doug Kerr, Capt Bavistock, Lt G Simondson, Lieutenant Colonel F S Gorrill (UK), Major (Maj) David Sinclair (UK), Clifford Purkis (UK), unidentified, David Bland, unidentified, John Legge, Flight Lieutenant Reg Taylor. Third row: Hal Hoffmann (USA), Abe (no further information), Private (Pte) Murphy, Maisie Dart, Elma Reeve, Olive Lucas, Les Hawkins, 'Chips' (no further information), Jean Wilkin, Sylvia Stoltz, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, two unidentified visitors of the Australian Women's Army Service (AWAS). Second row: John Duncan, Frances Abraham, Carmel Diviny, 'Tommy' Kennedy, Fay Brazill, Sergeant (Sgt) Eric Adams, Marie Matthews, Maud Murphy, 'Snowy' Waters, unidentified, Mary Brady, Sgt Chapman, 'Tex' Morton, Betty Roberts. Front row: Alan Quick, Bruce Tucker, Max Greenwood, Walter Lockwood, Roy Hay, Peg Nelson, Corporal (Cpl) Wynne, Betty Greene, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, Cpl Jim Tidy.