|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Place made||Australia: Western Australia|
|Date made||c 1901|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of William Thomas Bryan, of Perth, WA, with his parents and brothers. Standing ...
Studio portrait of William Thomas Bryan, of Perth, WA, with his parents and brothers. Standing left to right: William Thomas; Cyril (wearing a cadet uniform); and Lieutenant Thomas Joseph Bryan (father). Seated: Patrick; Annie; and Aidan. Thomas William and his father are wearing uniforms of the Western Australia Infantry. Thomas William went on to serve in the 88th Inantry Reserves, then as a Captain (Capt) in the 44th Battalion during the First World War. On 6 June 1916 he embarked with A Company from Fremantle on HMAT Suevic. On 8 June 1917 Capt Bryan was killed in action at Messines, Belgium, aged 36.