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  New Guinea WWII RAAF Troops Salvaging Airplane old Press Photo 1943  

  • Ref. : M53039
  • Price : €35.00
  • Size (inches) : about 4.4x6.16
  • Size (cm) : : about 11.00x15.40
  • Date : circa 1943
  • Place : New Guinea ?
  • Condition : Silver print, Good condition, light creases

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Original photo from a news / wire service with original paper caption (unless otherwise stated). These photos were distributed to newspapers to include in their articles. This is a real photo, not a newspaper clipping.




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Nouvelle Guinee WWII Troupes RAAF Recuperateurs d'Epaves d'Avion Ancienne Photo de Presse 1943

Vintage news agency photograph, stamped on back.

Those on board are: Sgt R.S. Cooper, in charge of this particular unit; LAC P. Caldwell, a radio operator Cpl J. Johnson (mechanic), LAC L.R. O'Shea (skipper of the launch) George Kero, a New Guinea native pilot whose knowledge of the reefs and shoals was invaluable LAC C. Elliott (cook for the unit) Cpl W. Phillipson (mechinic) Sgt T. Pearey and rigger LAC R.J. Brown.

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Photographer/Credit : NEWS SERVICE (Misc)
Categories: WWII , Water Transportation
Country: New Guinea



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