Témoignages d'anciens combattants:
Quentin Shirriff

Marine

  • Flying Officer Quentin Shirriff standing in front of a Curtiss JN4 trainer aircraft during World War 1. 1916. Collection courtesy of Mr. Shirriff's son, John H. Shirriff.

    Flying Officer Quentin Shirriff standing in front of a Curtiss JN4 trainer aircraft during World War 1. 1916. Collection courtesy of Mr. Shirriff's son, John H. Shirriff.
  • Quentin Shirriff flying a two-seater trainer aircraft with the ground visible in the background. At this time, Mr. Shirriff was stationed near Eastbourne, England. 1916.

    Quentin Shirriff flying a two-seater trainer aircraft with the ground visible in the background. At this time, Mr. Shirriff was stationed near Eastbourne, England. 1916.
  • Quentin Shirriff seated in Avro 504J training plane #9822 at Eastbourne training aerodrome. England, 1916.

    Quentin Shirriff seated in Avro 504J training plane #9822 at Eastbourne training aerodrome. England, 1916.
  • Airship, or blimp, used for anti-submarine patrol over the English channel. The photo was taken by Quentin Shirriff, probably while he was stationed at Eastbourne, England, for flight training.

    Airship, or blimp, used for anti-submarine patrol over the English channel. The photo was taken by Quentin Shirriff, probably while he was stationed at Eastbourne, England, for flight training.
  • Quentin Shirriff (second from left) and fellow air crew enjoying leave in Nice, France. January, 1917.

    Quentin Shirriff (second from left) and fellow air crew enjoying leave in Nice, France. January, 1917.
  • Quentin Shirriff posed with three local farm women and a yoke of oxen. Mr. Shirriff was on a break between missions where he flew as a bomber pilot and fighter pilot.

    Quentin Shirriff posed with three local farm women and a yoke of oxen. Mr. Shirriff was on a break between missions where he flew as a bomber pilot and fighter pilot.
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