Group portrait of 44 officers who attended the Second Australian Army Officers' Training School, ...

Accession Number P03502.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker The Lockwood Studios
Place made Australia: Victoria, Woolomanata
Date made 18 December 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Group portrait of 44 officers who attended the Second Australian Army Officers' Training School, No. 21 Course, which was held at Wooloomanata homestead near Geelong, Victoria. The course ran from 9 November 1942 to 18 December 1942. Identified from left to right (back row): Lieutenant (Lt) NX101673 George Charles James Moncrieff of West Marrickville, NSW; Captain (Capt) J K Angus; VX133297 Capt Oliver James Gillard of North Brighton, Vic; N282443 Lt George Albert Blight of Griffith, NSW; SX26127 Lt Cyril Ernest Bathurst of Norwood, NSW; Lt G A Walsh. Fifth row: SX21835 Lt John Alexander Watt of Wirrabara, SA; SX20824 Capt Sydney George Greenslade of Maitland, SA; VX81038 Lt Robert Spencer Boden of Moreland, Vic; T22711 Lt Roland Kemp Lane of Hobart, Tas; TX6200 Lt Chisholm John Maxwell Philp of North Hobart, Tas; NX13888 Capt John Bowler Martin of Artarmon, NSW; TX2097 Lt Brian Guy Clennett of Garden Island Creek, Tas. Fourth row: NX101322 Lt Robert Gooding Pearce of Narrabeen, NSW; VX104089 Lt John Stanley Blayney of Glen Iris, Vic; NX26983 Lt George William O'Brien of Greenwich, NSW; NX105277 Lt Malcolm Robert Blaikie of Hurstville, NSW; VX117039 Lt William James Hammond of Murchison, Vic; 2160838 Capt Jack Glenn Jones of Kingsford, NSW. Third row: VX1000019 Lt Vernon Wicker Officer of Camberwell, Vic; Capt N Norris; NX50940 Lt Nigel Malcolm Hardy Arnott, born in Strathfield, NSW; TX6122 Lt Rupert Lionel Heyes of Deloraine, Tas; VX102670 Lt Rupert Stanley Holland of Caulfield, Vic; NX176322 Capt Gordon Ross Cumming of Ourimbah, NSW; NX57181 Lt Peter Mathias Tait of Bondi, NSW. Second row: Lt R F Gow; VX114043 Lt David Nepean Wood of North Fitzroy, Vic; TX3031 Lt Donald Ray von Bertouch of Launceston, Tas; NX112168 Capt Keith Belmore Tollis of Eastwood, NSW; NX13772 Lt Maxwell Camden Raphael of Balgowlah, NSW; NX111874 Lt William Richard Brinsley Sheridan of Kempsey, NSW; VX010929 Lt William John Morrow of Canberra, ACT; NX70799 Lt Arthur George Lowndes of Haberfield, NSW; NX37467 Lt Thomas Guthrie Watson of Glen Innes, NSW. Front row: TX1552 Lt Leslie William Howarth of West Hobart, Tas (born in Manchester, UK); VX5804 Lt Travers Neil Holland of Flinders, Vic; VX104065 Lt Noel Dudley Anderson of Caulfield, Vic; V50174 Major (Maj) Austin Edgar Bunbury of Canterbury,Vic; VX81 Maj Howard Charles Capes of Heidelberg, Vic; Capt B V Eames; VX140897 Maj Charles John Frederick Pollett of Heidelberg, Vic; VX89036 Maj John Charles Norman Biscombe of Armadale, Vic; NX123628 Maj Leslie Kenneth Browning of Rhodes, NSW. Absent: NX48880 Lt John Michael O'Donnell of West Maitland, NSW.

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