Studio portrait of 3630A Private Arthur John Ormes, 20th (later 2nd) Battalion of Summer Hill, NSW. A photo engraver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 ...

Accession Number P08624.099
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 3630A Private Arthur John Ormes, 20th (later 2nd) Battalion of Summer Hill, NSW. A photo engraver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Date made 1920
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 3630A Private Arthur John Ormes, 20th (later 2nd) Battalion of Summer Hill, NSW. A photo engraver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 December 1915. He died, aged 22, on 12 August 1916 at the St Johns Ambulance Brigade, Etaples, France, from gunshot wounds received in action at Pozieres, France on 23 July 1916. He is buried in the Etaples Military Cemetery, France.