Crooke, Cyril Ednott (Lieutenant, b.1892 - d.1965)

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England
Accession Number 3DRL/2497
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Artwork
Maker Crooke, Cyril Ednott
Date made 1918
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/023/012
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copyright restrictions apply. Only personal, non-commercial, research and study use permitted. Permission of copyright holder required for any commercial use and/or reproduction.

Collection relating to the First World War service of Lieutenant Cyril Ednott Crooke, Australian Flying Corps (AFC). Collection consists of a leather bound sketch book featuring detailed water colour paintings produced between 4 March 1918 and 24 September 1918. It depicts aeroplanes, troopships, Leeds Castle, Australian plants, "Miss Flighty", an eagle, an elk, a Lewis gun, and the signatures of a number of soldiers including Victoria Cross winners.