Informal portrait of 2787716 Private (Pte) Samuel Graham, 4th Battalion, The Royal Australian ...

Accession Number P06506.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Wagga Wagga, Kapooka
Date made 1968
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copyright

Item copyright: Status to be assessed

Description

Informal portrait of 2787716 Private (Pte) Samuel Graham, 4th Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment - New Zealand (ANZAC). Pte Graham emigrated from Scotland to Australia with his family as a child, and worked as a stonemason in Queanbeyan, New South Wales, before being called up for National Service in 1968. He was killed in action during Operation Goodwood on the border of Long Khanh and Bien Hoa Province, Vietnam on 31 January 1969.

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