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DASEY0913

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain,
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number DASEY0913
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Photographer Darge Photographic Company
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Seymour
Date made c 3 August 1915

Description

Studio portrait of 3036 Private (Pte) Clement Gordon Brockie, 5th Battalion, of Elsternwick, Vic. A carpenter prior to enlistment Pte Brockie embarked along with his brother 3037 Pte John Gordon Brockie with the 10th Reinforcements from Melbourne on RMS Osterley on 29th September 1915. Pte Clement Brockie was killed in action on 25th July 1916 aged 19 and is buried in the Pozieres British Cemetery, Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France.