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Camera and Equipment Case - Australian Official War Photographer - Alan Queale (1908-1982)

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Description: Camera and Equipment Case previously belonging to Australian Official War Photographer - Alan Queale (1908-1982). See pictures for details of included items. Please note price is for pickup only. Please contact us if you wish to have this posted as we will need to obtain a price given the size and bulk of this item,

Condition: Very Good

Comments: An amazing piece of Australian military history. The camera and bag belonging to the Australian Official War Photographer - Lieutenant Alan Queale QX6717.

He was an Australian Official War Photographer during World War 2. Between 1947 and 1949 Alan Queale headed the army section that made photographic records of Australia’s involvement in the Allied occupation of Japan. Queale was already a proficient photographer when he arrived in Japan in early 1946; he had kept a detailed personal photographic account of his service in the Middle East during the Second World War.

AWM Link: https://www.awm.gov.au/publications/contact/alan-queale.asp

Service Record

Name QUEALE, ALAN
Service Australian Army
Service Number QX6717
Date of Birth 16 Nov 1908
Place of Birth BOONAH, QLD
Date of Enlistment 3 Jun 1940
Locality on Enlistment ANNERLEY, QLD
Place of Enlistment BRISBANE, QLD
Next of Kin QUEALE, ALICE
Date of Discharge 9 Aug 1949
Rank Lieutenant
Posting at Discharge AUST MILITARY HISTORY SEC
WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display
Prisoner of War No
 
Note: Item weighs 8KG and is bulky so local pickup is preferred.




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