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ID number MEA1059
Collection Photograph
Object types
  • Black & white
  • Landscape
Maker Le Guay, Laurence Craddock (Photographer)
Date made c 1943
Physical description
  • Black & white
  • Landscape


Western Desert, North Africa. c. 1943. In their Lockheed Hudson aircraft are, pilot, Flying Officer (FO) K. McDougall of Sydney, NSW (left), and FO J. D. Lester of Alberta, Canada (right), observer, checking up on convoy position during a patrol over the Mediterranean. They are members of No. 459 (Hudson) Squadron RAAF, a Naval Co-operation Squadron, operating from a landing ground in the Western Desert.