Burial of 1586 Trooper Albert Alfred Davies, 3rd Light Horse Regiment in the English Cemetery, ...

Accession Number J00392
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half-plate negative
Maker Unknown
Place made Egypt: Cairo
Date made 25 April 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Burial of 1586 Trooper Albert Alfred Davies, 3rd Light Horse Regiment in the English Cemetery, Cairo on Anzac Day 1917. The Chaplain is Padre W Fraser. The bearers and firing party were from English Troops at Abbassia. The photograph also shows at least four women present at the burial. Trooper Davies was 32 at date of death, he enlisted 25 August 1915 in Warnertown SA. Son of Alfred Herbert Davies and Sofia Davies. Memorial No F220 Cairo War Cemetery, Egypt.

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