|Object type||Black & white - Glass original negative other|
|Place made||United Kingdom: England, Gloucestershire, Minchinhampton|
|Date made||March 1919|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
General Sir William Riddell Birdwood seated in an Avro 504K prior to a flight from the Australian ...
General Sir William Riddell Birdwood seated in an Avro 504K prior to a flight from the Australian aerodrome. The pilot is Major (Maj) Roy Cecil Phillipps MC & Bar DFC, late 28th Battalion AIF, Commanding No. 6 Training Squadron, Australian Flying Corps (AFC), from 27 August 1918 to March 1919; on the right is Maj R. S. Brown, AFC (AGA), Commanding No. 5 Training Squadron, AFC, from 28 April 1918 to May 1919; in front of the wing is Captain W. F. Allen, No. 6 Training Squadron, AFC. In the background is a camouflaged canvas hangar. (See D00426; D00429; D00432).