Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Bruce Moses Farquhar Sloss, 10th Machine Gun ...

Unit 10th Australian Machine Gun Company
Accession Number P08519.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Film copy negative
Maker Broothorn Studios
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Bruce Moses Farquhar Sloss, 10th Machine Gun Company, of Armadale, Vic. An engineer prior to enlistment, 2nd Lt Sloss embarked from Melbourne on HMAT Ascanius on 27 May 1916. Later promoted to Lieutenant, he was killed in action in France on 4 January 1917, aged 28.