Portrait of 509 Private (Pte) Ernest George William Hann, 32nd Battalion. A dairyman from ...

Unit 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P09291.182
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Digital print
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Portrait of 509 Private (Pte) Ernest George William Hann, 32nd Battalion. A dairyman from Magill, South Australia, prior to enlistment, he embarked with the 1st Reinforcements from Adelaide aboard HMAT Geelong on 18 November 1915 for Suez. Pte Hann was accidentally killed during training in Egypt on 29 February 1916. He was aged 21 years.