Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: RB-t0905. Photograph by Air Vice-Marshal A.L. Fiddament, taken during a round the world fact finding trip.  Caption in Fiddament's notebook: "Shanghai.  At Kian Gwan airfield early morning (impounded!) - Sentry!  Officer cashiered as result 4/12/45".  The aircraft is a Royal Air Force Transport Command Avro Type 691 Lancastrian (serial number VM701).  The location is the Kian Gwan (Kiangwan) Airfield ( Jiangwan airport), in the Yangpu district of north-east Shanghai.



Location
Date
Tuesday 4 December 1945
Material
Transparency
Media
Colour photograph