Portrait of Corporal Arthur Percival Sullivan VC, a member of the AIF, who, later enlisted in the ...

Units
Place Asia: Russia, North Russia
Accession Number A02497
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1919
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Portrait of Corporal Arthur Percival Sullivan VC, a member of the AIF, who, later enlisted in the North Russian Relief Force, in the 45th Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers and gained his Victoria Cross for gallantry in rescuing under fire an officer and three men from drowning whilst fighting a rearguard action during a withdrawal across the Sheika River. Corporal Sullivan is wearing the North Russian Relief Force Star.