About this object609 Squadron. Biggin Hill visit by Winston Churchill, 7th July 1941. Left to right: partially seen, 'Dickie' Barwell talking to Sir Sholto Douglas, AOC-in-C, Fighter Command. Churchill is facing the camera talking to John Bisdee, back to the camera.
In September 1980 RAF Biggin Hill gathered together a collection of photographs from museums, commercial and private individuals to mount an exhibition to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The collection was passed on to Bob Ogley when the RAF withdrew from Biggin Hill.
This photograph is part of the Bob Ogley Photograph Collection.
Place MadeRAF Biggin Hill
Date Made7 July 1941
PeriodSecond World War
Medium and Materialsphotographic negative
Measurements100 x 125 mm
Subject and Association Keywords609 Squadron
Subject and Association KeywordsBiggin Hill
Subject and Association KeywordsWinston Churchill
Subject and Association KeywordsSholto Douglas, Sir, AOC-in-C, Fighter Command