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Colombo, Ceylon. 1953. NX376 Brigadier D. A. Whitehead, CBE, DSO, MC, ED, Commanding Officer, ...
Colombo, Ceylon. 1953. NX376 Brigadier D. A. Whitehead, CBE, DSO, MC, ED, Commanding Officer, Australia and New Zealand Coronation Contingent, photographed in his cabin aboard the aircraft carrier HMAS Sydney with five Victoria Cross winners in WW2. They are: Sergeant R. R. Rattey, VC (1); Private R. Kelliher, VC (2); Mr A. R. Cutler VC, High Commissioner for Australia (3); Brigadier Whitehead (4); Private E. Kenna, VC (5); Private F. J. Partridge VC (6).