PhotographPortrait of 3347 Sergeant David Emmet Coyne, a farmer from Mackay in Queensland, who joined the AIF in January 1916 as a 20 year old, and embarked with the 7th Reinforcements, 31st Battalion, joining ...
SERGEANT (SGT) D E COYNE, 31ST BATTALION 1ST AIF (1896-1918). SGT COYNE WAS POSTHUMOUSLY AWARDED ...
PhotographSERGEANT (SGT) D E COYNE, 31ST BATTALION 1ST AIF (1896-1918). SGT COYNE WAS POSTHUMOUSLY AWARDED THE ALBERT MEDAL IN GOLD, THE ONLY MEMBER OF THE 1ST AIF TO BE SO HONOURED. (ORIGINAL HELD IN AWM ARCHI...
Maker: UnknownStudio portrait 3347 Sergeant (Sgt) David Emmett Coyne, 31st Battalion. Sergeant Coyne died of wounds on 15 May 1918 after shielding his mates from a live hand grenade dropped amongst them in the dark...