[Studio group portrait of Royal New Zealand Air Force Officers]

Maker and role
Vera Richards, Photographer
William Raeburn Green, Other contributor
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Black and white original photographic print in an envelope. Print is a studio group portrait of William Raeburn Green's crew who flew with the 49th Squadron, Bomber Command during the Second World War. This image was taken after the crew graduated from a Royal Air Force training school and going to join the 49th Squadron. Print is in envelope with imprint from photographer on outside.

The group is in two rows:
L -R Back row:
Mid upper Gunner Sgt Allan Ansell age 20 from Bournemouth
Flight Engineer Sgt Geoff Brunton
Navigator Sgt Reg Neal age 32 from Stanmore, Middlesex
Bomb Aimer F/Sgt Mervyn Hollard age 21from Opotik, Auckland

L -R Front row:
Wireless Operator Colin Davison age 23 from Totley, Yorkshire;
Pilot F/Sgt William Raeburn Green age 28 from Pokeno, Auckland;
Rear Gunner Sgt Gordon Hands age 19 from Hendon.
Vera Richards Nottingham Imprint
Physical description
1 print : black and white ; 11 x 15 cm;
1 envelope ; 13.5 x 17.5 cm
Credit Line
Vera Richards et al. 1941-1944. [Studio group portrait of Royal New Zealand Air Force Officers], PHO-2019-42.3. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
Great Britain
British Isles
Great Britain
United Kingdom
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