|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
St Austell Studio
|Place made||Australia: Queensland, Mackay|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Studio portrait of 3257 Private (Pte) William James Archbold, 52nd Battalion, of Mackay, Qld. ...
Studio portrait of 3257 Private (Pte) William James Archbold, 52nd Battalion, of Mackay, Qld. Formerly a farmer, Pte Archbold enlisted on 2 February 1916 and as a member of the 8th Reinforcements he embarked from Sydney, NSW, aboard HMAT Demosthenes (A64) on 23 December 1916. He later served on the Western Front with 41st Battalion where he was killed in action on 26 May 1918.