|Object type||Black & white - Glass original whole plate negative|
Unknown Australian Official Photographer
|Place made||France: Nord Pas de Calais, Nord, Merris|
|Date made||14 February 1918|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Group portrait of the officers and NCOs of the 1st Australian Machine Gun Company at Merris. ...
Group portrait of the officers and NCOs of the 1st Australian Machine Gun Company at Merris. Identified from left to right, back row: 365 Lance Corporal (LCpl) Albert de Cridge Blackmore; 6857 LCpl Neaton McLeavor Huriton. Smith; 250 LCpl Frank Norris; 3878 LCpl Walter Joseph Patterson; 1359 LCpl William Hasking; 3501 LCpl Arthur Robert Thomas; 2376 LCpl Percy Bertram Harrison (killed in action 18 September 1918 in France). Middle row: 1717 LCpl William Richard Bowring; 1077 LCpl Alfred Wintle; 1398 Corporal (Cpl) Victor Lovell; 2595 Cpl Matthew Sharratt Ford (killed in action 17 April 1918 in France); 505 Sergeant (Sgt) Walter Tilston Cunningham; 260 Sgt Albert Hulse Basnett, MSM; 1369 Sgt Thomas Richard Evans, DCM; 473 Company Sergeant Major (CSM) Benjamin Lavender Turner; 2782 Sgt Henry Rosengren; 3007 Sgt William Montague Atkins; 334 Sgt Albert Thomas Wordsworth; 1578 Cpl Alexander Kerr, MM, Belgium Croix de Guerre; 1458 Cpl Harold Gordon Loveband; 3346 Cpl Victor Lowell Hutton; 281B LCpl Clarence Norman Cosier. Front row: 2102 LCpl Donald Allmond; 287 LCpl Keith Robert Newton (killed in action 30 May 1918 in France); Lieutenant (Lt) Frederick Stanley Ward; Lt Martin Howarth Leslie; Lt Vincent Charles Potter; Lt Athol Baines Wearne; Captain Francis Allan Hudd; Lt Harold Egbert Ewins; Lt James Keith Rogers; Lt Geoffrey Maule Kent; 2836 LCpl Thomas Stanton (killed in action 17 April 1918 in France); 4464 LCpl James Cardle.