Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number P05932.001
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown (Photographer)
Place made Korea
Date made 1952


Informal portrait of O33831 Pilot Officer (PO) Lionel Henry Cadogan Cowper, 77 Squadron. He is sitting in the cockpit of a Gloster Meteor jet. He was lost on operations over Korea on 30 March 1952 when his Meteor aircraft crashed during a rocket attack on installations in North Korea. He has no known grave and is commemorated at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Korea.