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 ...
ID numberP01184.002
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Place madeOttoman Empire: Palestine
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionPALESTINE. 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)