Berlin. 1948. Brigadier Frederick Gallagher (Blackjack) Galleghan (right) talking through an interpreter, Captain Agafonov to Major-General A.G. Kotikov, Commander, Russian forces (middle). ...

Collection ID P02047.006
Collection type Photograph
Title Berlin. 1948. Brigadier Frederick Gallagher (Blackjack) Galleghan (right) talking through an interpreter, Captain Agafonov to Major-General A.G. Kotikov, Commander, Russian forces (middle). ...
Object type Black & white
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Berlin. 1948. Brigadier Frederick Gallagher (Blackjack) Galleghan (right) talking through an interpreter, Captain Agafonov to Major-General A.G. Kotikov, Commander, Russian forces (middle). Galleghan was positioned as head of the Australian Military Mission in Berlin and during this time he held the temporary rank of major-general. This photograph was taken during the Berlin blockade when the RAF, American Air Force and the RAAF airlifted supplies into the city.