Aircrews of the first three Caribou to go to South Vietnam, gather around the commander of the ...

Accession Number MAL/64/0070/02
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 5x4" safety base
Maker Travers, Dereck B
Place made Malaya: Penang, Butterworth, Vietnam: South Vietnam
Date made 10 August 1964
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Aircrews of the first three Caribou to go to South Vietnam, gather around the commander of the flight, 5813 Squadron Leader (Sqn Ldr) Christopher J (Chris) Sugden, as he outlines a flight plan. Identified, left to right, back row: 218227 Leading Aircraftman (LAC) David Michael Gwin, loadmaster of Parramatta, NSW; 219890 Flying Officer (FO), Kevin Henderson, pilot of Mayfield, NSW; 315388 Pilot Officer (PO) David Henry, pilot of Rosanna, VIC; 218254 LAC Brian Richards, loadmaster of Merrylands, NSW; 217341 LAC Kenneth Laurence (Ken) Howard, loadmaster of Bathurst, NSW; 33700 Corporal (Cpl) Barry Thomas Ingate, loadmaster of Derby, WA. Front row: 220978 PO Desmond Robert Lovett, pilot of Hamilton, NSW; 220901 FO Donald (Don) T Pollock, pilot of Quakers Hill, NSW; 0211825 PO Jan Staal, pilot of Young, NSW; Sqn Ldr Chris Sugden, of Dalkeith, WA; 220900 FO Gary A Martin, pilot of Bondi, Sydney, NSW.

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