|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
Yeoman's Crown Studio
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Studio portrait of 3762 Private Denis Ambrose Hanrahan, 7th Battalion of Alberton West, Victoria. ...
Studio portrait of 3762 Private Denis Ambrose Hanrahan, 7th Battalion of Alberton West, Victoria. He has a fob pinned to his chest through which are threaded ribbons representing either the colours of his unit (brown and red) or the colours of the flag (red, white and blue). A farmer prior to enlistment, he embarked on 23 November 1915 on HMAT Ceramic (A40) with the 12th Reinforcements. He was killed in action on 6 October 1917 on the Menin Road, aged 20 years.