ROYAL NAVY FLEET AIR ARM
887 Squadron 20 Seafires
894 Squadron 20 Seafires
1770 Squadron 12 Fireflies
820 Squadron 21 Avengers
Photo:- via Louise Roy
Two sailors said to be from HMS
spent some leave in Wollongong, N.S.W. with the
Mitchell family of Coniston. The photo was taken
at the back of the Mitchell Family butcher shop.
The sailor on the right is called Ron Giddings.
Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm in Australia during WW2
I would like to thank Dennis Whiley and Louise Roy for their assistance with the above information.
I'd like to thank Jo Watts for identifying her grandad Ron Giddings in the above photograph.
Can anyone help me with more information?
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