Studio portrait of 4220 Pte (later Sergeant) Walter James Kavanagh, 13th (later 45th) Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. A stevedore prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Aeneas ...

Accession Number P05301.248
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 4220 Pte (later Sergeant) Walter James Kavanagh, 13th (later 45th) Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. A stevedore prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Aeneas ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 4220 Pte (later Sergeant) Walter James Kavanagh, 13th (later 45th) Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. A stevedore prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 December 1915. He was killed in action on 7 August 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged 44. He is buried in the Pozieres British Cemetery Ovillers-La-Boisselle, west of Pozieres, France.