Port Stephens, NSW. c. 1936. Signallers demonstrating the operation of a W/T "A" wireless set to Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) (later Brigadier) Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack) Galleghan, Commanding ...

Collection ID P02952.007
Collection type Photograph
Title Port Stephens, NSW. c. 1936. Signallers demonstrating the operation of a W/T "A" wireless set to Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) (later Brigadier) Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack) Galleghan, Commanding ...
Date made c 1936
Object type Black & white
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Port Stephens, NSW. c. 1936. Signallers demonstrating the operation of a W/T "A" wireless set to Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) (later Brigadier) Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack) Galleghan, Commanding Officer 17th Battalion, The North Sydney Regiment. From left to right: unidentified (on motorcycle), Signalman Hud Lansey, Captain (later Colonel) R. L. Savage, Lt Col Gallaghan, unidentified (obscured). The BSA motorcyle and commercial side car would have been owned by a civilian (possibly the Signalman sitting on it) and hired to the Citizen Military Forces for training exercises. (Donor Defence Information System Centre)

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