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Cap - Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant G.S. Conning, World War II, 1939-1945 Reg. No: ST 040397
- World War II RAAF officer's navy serge peaked cap with leather peak.
Belonged to Flight Lieutenant Graham Stewart Conning. Conning enlisted in the RAAF in January 1942. He was born in Richmond Victoria in 1919 and was living in Coburg before enlisting. Conning became a Flight Lieutenant and was discharged from service in October 1945 after serving with No. 461 Squadron RAAF operating Sunderland flying boats with RAF Coastal Command.
- Navy serge cap. Leather peak. Metal badge on peak.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from N. Stuchbery, 1986
|Tagged with:||world war ii 1939-1945, military uniforms australian|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Inscriptions:||Badge on peak: 'RAAF'|
|Original Owner:||Flight Lieutenant Graham Conning - Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF)|