England. C. 1943. Portrait of 402745 Flight Sergeant (later Pilot Officer) Rawdon Hume Middleton ...

Place Europe: United Kingdom, England
Accession Number SUK10679
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

England. C. 1943. Portrait of 402745 Flight Sergeant (later Pilot Officer) Rawdon Hume Middleton VC of Bogan Gate, NSW, the RAAF's first VC winner in this war. The decoration was awarded posthumously and he was buried with full military honours on 1943-02-05 in a country churchyard near his station.