Studio portrait of 6391 Private David Eedle Marriott, 22nd Battalion. A railway porter of Coburg, ...

Unit 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P05899.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Pummeroy
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Royal Park
Date made c October 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 6391 Private David Eedle Marriott, 22nd Battalion. A railway porter of Coburg, Victoria, (originally of Wilcannia, NSW) before his enlistment, he embarked on HMAT Hororata on 23 November 1916 with the 18th Reinforcements. He was killed in action on 7 October 1917 at Ypres, Belgium. He was aged 31 years