Studio portrait of 3618 Private George Henry Simpson 19th (later 2nd) Battalion of Lidcombe, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Berrima (A35) on 12 December ...

Accession Number P08624.374
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 3618 Private George Henry Simpson 19th (later 2nd) Battalion of Lidcombe, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Berrima (A35) on 12 December ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Date made 1920
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 3618 Private George Henry Simpson 19th (later 2nd) Battalion of Lidcombe, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Berrima (A35) on 12 December 1915. He was killed in action at Pozieres, France on 25 July 1916, aged 32. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.