Pre-war studio portrait of 341 Trooper Neil McMillan, 13th Light Horse Regiment. A farmer of ...

Accession Number P10103.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Mendelssohn Studios
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made c 1914
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Pre-war studio portrait of 341 Trooper Neil McMillan, 13th Light Horse Regiment. A farmer of Murchison, Victoria, before enlistment, he embarked from Melbourne at the age of 19 aboard HMAT Persic (A34) on 28 May 1915. Tpr McMillan died of wounds received in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula on 25 November 1915.