Denmark. 1945-05-22. Portrait of three Mosquito pilots of No. 464 Squadron RAAF who actually took part in the daylight attack on the Gestapo HQ building in Copenhagen on 1945-03-21, gave a ...
ID numberUK2925
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
MakerIsaac, Cyril Hampden
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionDenmark. 1945-05-22. Portrait of three Mosquito pilots of No. 464 Squadron RAAF who actually took part in the daylight attack on the Gestapo HQ building in Copenhagen on 1945-03-21, gave a demonstration for many of the high-ranking Danish Army and Air Force officers. Left to right: Wing Commander R. W. Iredale DFC and Bar, of Heidelberg, Vic and CO of No. 464 Squadron RAAF; Air Vice Marshal B. E. Embry CB DSO and 2 Bars DFC AFC, Air Officer Commanding 2 Group; Group Captain R. N. Bateson DSO and Bar DFC, OC of Mosquito Wing No. 140 on the Continent.