|Place made||Australia: South Australia, Adelaide|
First World War, 1914-1918
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Studio portrait of 284 Private (Pte) Frank Gillespie, with a bugle slung over his shoulder, of D ...
Studio portrait of 284 Private (Pte) Frank Gillespie, with a bugle slung over his shoulder, of D Company, 32nd Battalion, of Port Lincoln, SA. Pte Gillespie enlisted on 5 August 1915 and embarked from Adelaide aboard HMAT Geelong on 28 November 1915. He was wounded in action on 19 July 1916 in France and subsequently transferred to a military hospital in England. He died of his wounds on 11 September 1916 aged 21 years.