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Negative - BE2a Aeroplane, Broadmeadows, Victoria, circa 1914 Image Reg. No: MM 7327

Description Of Content:
A group of soldiers sitting on the ground in front of a crowd inspecting a BE2a aeroplane from the Central Flying School at Point Cook.
Acquisition Information:
Copied from Barry Sproull, 1988
The Biggest Family Album of Australia, Museum Victoria
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: aeroplanes, army camps, soldiers, world war i 1914-1918, military forces
Themes this item is part of: Images & Image Making Collection, Transport Collection, The Biggest Family Album in Australia Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: army camps
Organisations Depicted: Hawker, Harry
Format: Negative: Black & White; 35 mm
Place & Date Depicted: Broadmeadows, Victoria, Australia, circa 1914
References: Details changed from original caption. Originally identified as 'Harry Hawker's aeroplane'. Changed in response to request from Mr K. O'Reilly 2/12/2010


Kevin O`Reilly Posted on 02 Dec 2010 3:55 PM
Firstly the plane does not look like Hawker`s and in 1925 Hawker had been dead four years.

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