Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA11925
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Darge Photographic Company
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
Date made c October 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Studio portrait of brothers: 320 Private (Pte) Charles Conrad Dank (left) and 183 Pte Henry Adam Dank (right), both of A Company, 31st Battalion, of Clifton, Qld. They enlisted together on 13 July 1915 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Wandilla on 9 November 1915. Pte C Dank was killed in action on 19 July 1916 at the Battle of Fromelles, France. Pte H A Dank returned to Australia on 9 December 1918.

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