P01184.002

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ID number P01184.002
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Place made Ottoman Empire: Palestine
Physical description Black & white

Description

PALESTINE. 1918. TYPES OF AERIAL CAMERAS USED BY THE AUSTRALIAN AND ROYAL FLYING CORPS IN THE MIDDLE EAST. MANY THOUSANDS OF SQUARE KILOMETRES WERE PHOTOGRAPHED BY NO. 1 SQUADRON, AUSTRALIAN FLYING COPRS (AFC). ULTIMATELY THESE PHOTOGRAPHS GAVE RISE TO THE FIRST DETAILED MAPS OF MUCH OF THE MIDDLE EAST. (ORIGINAL HOUSED IN AWM ARCHIVE STORE) (DONOR J. E. WORTH)