Studio portrait of 3687 Private (Pte) Philip Bergin, of Townsville, Qld, 15th Battalion. Formerly a labourer, Pte Bergin enlisted on 20 September 1915 and as a member of the 12th Reinforcements, he ...

Accession Number P07068.001
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 3687 Private (Pte) Philip Bergin, of Townsville, Qld, 15th Battalion. Formerly a labourer, Pte Bergin enlisted on 20 September 1915 and as a member of the 12th Reinforcements, he ...
Object types Black & white - Film original negative 120 safety base
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 3687 Private (Pte) Philip Bergin, of Townsville, Qld, 15th Battalion. Formerly a labourer, Pte Bergin enlisted on 20 September 1915 and as a member of the 12th Reinforcements, he embarked from Sydney, NSW, aboard HMAT Suffolk (A23) on 30 November 1915. He served on the Western Front and was killed in action in the Mouquet Farm - Pozieres region, France, on 8 August 1916, aged 28.