|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 6904 Sergeant (Sgt) Roy John Tyler, 22nd Battalion, of Sale, Vic. A farmer ...
Studio portrait of 6904 Sergeant (Sgt) Roy John Tyler, 22nd Battalion, of Sale, Vic. A farmer before enlisting in June 1916, Sgt Tyler left Australia for England with the 19th Reinforcements, and arrived in November 1917. He was killed by a machine gun bullet during a raid on German positions at Morlancourt on 9 June 1918, aged 33.