Course photographs for No. 4 Service Flying Training School (4 SFTS)

Unit Initial Training School, Victor Harbour
Place Oceania: Australia, South Australia, Victor Harbor
Accession Number P01405.022
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Frank Boase Studio
Place made Australia: South Australia, Victor Harbor
Date made c February 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

GROUP PORTRAIT OF NO. 4 INITIAL TRAINING SCHOOL, RAAF, COURSE NO. 23, "B" SQUADRON, FLIGHT 11. BACK ROW: E. W. CREIGHTON, H. C. BOX, N. R. ADAMS, C. L. CHALK, D. O. CLINDENING, M. B. A. BROWN, N. K. COGGER, N. K. BAKER, 410218 FLYING OFFICER (FO) JOHN MAXWELL CURTIS (LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER THE ATLANTIC OCEAN ON 1 AUGUST 1943) , J. N. CADDY, B. BISHOP, PROBABLY 417040 PILOT OFFICER (PO) GEORGE BISHOP (ACCIDENTALLY KILLED IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA ON 15 MARCH 1943); 410210 FLIGHT SERGEANT HUGH ALEXANDER BIRD, (LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER THE UNITED KINGDOM ON 3 AUGUST 1943); L. B. BELL; CENTRE ROW: W. H. BETTS, W. A. BARR, 415570 FO ARTHUR MATTHEW AITKEN (ACCIDENTALLY KILLED IN AUSTRALIA ON 9 SEPTEMBER 1943), J. C. AYLIFFE, T. C. BEST, G. R. CULLEN, 417049 FLIGHT LIEUTENANT (FLT LT) PHILIP EDWARD CAWTHORNE (LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER GERMANY ON 4 APRIL 1945), 417050 PO DEAN GORDON CHARLICK (LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER THE NORTH SEA ON 16 AUGUST 1944), C. J. COLLINS, J. W. CREIGHTON, F. N. CHANDLER, V. C. BROGAN, P. BLACK; FRONT ROW: T. F. BEECHER (410208 WARRANT OFFICER THOMAS FRANCIS BEECHER, LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER BELGIUM ON 22 JUNE 1944), 410213 FO THOMAS HUDSON CAMBRIDGE (LOST ON OPERATIONS OVER BURMA ON 21 DECEMBER 1944), J. E. BARTON, R. D. BERMINGHAM, E. J. BREWSTER, T. J. G. COVELL, P. S. ATHERTON, SERGEANT A. H. GRAY, M. S. BRAND, M. BATLEY, D. J. BOWYER, A. B. BROOK, J. H. C. BRAHAM, J. T. BRACKEN, R. CHARLTON.