Aeroplane Monthly 1978-07
V.Hodgkinson - Steam Pigeon postsript
Seagulls A2-2 and A2-6 escort the ageing wooden-hulled Southampton A11-2, flying from Point Cook before the war. A11-2 was purchased in 1928.
A2-8 is towed out for take-off by a motor launch. The RAAF had a total of 24 Seagull Vs, serialled A2-1 to A2-24.