Western Desert, North Africa. c. 1943. In their Lockheed Hudson aircraft are, pilot, Flying ...

Place Middle East
Accession Number MEA1059
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative nitrate other
Maker Le Guay, Laurence Craddock
Date made c 1943
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

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.

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