Port Moresby, New Guinea. 28 December 1943. VX1 General Sir Thomas Blamey GBE KCB CMG DSO , ...

Place Oceania: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Accession Number 061949
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white, Landscape
Physical description Black & white, Landscape
Maker Rainsford, Keith Carr
Date made 28 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

Port Moresby, New Guinea. 28 December 1943. VX1 General Sir Thomas Blamey GBE KCB CMG DSO , Commander in Chief, Allied Land Forces, South West Pacific Area, photographed with some of is officers outside his hut. They are: NX13710 Captain J. R. Kitto, Personal Assistant to the General Officer Commanding (GOC) (1); NX12346 Brigadier John Walter Main CBE ED, Chief Engineer (2); VX12777 Brigadier L. E. S. Barker CBE DSO MC, Brigadier Royal Artillery (3); SX616 Captain R. E. Porter, Aide-de-Camp to the Commander in Chief (4); VX12014 Major General E. J. Milford DSO, General Officer Commanding, 5th Australian Division, Major General, General Staff (5); General Sir Thomas Blamey (6); NX12227 Brigadier D. N. Veron OBE, Chief Staff Officer (7); VX38969 Major General W. Bridgeford CBE MC, Deputy Adjutant and Quartermaster General (8).