Group portrait of officers of the 23rd Battalion aboard HMAT Euripides en route to Egypt. Front ...

Accession Number P10699.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made At sea
Date made 30 May 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Group portrait of officers of the 23rd Battalion aboard HMAT Euripides en route to Egypt. Front row, left to right: Second Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Leslie Glen Addison (later Captain, MC); Lieutenant (Lt) Ernest Ederblom King (later Major); Lt Douglas Barnes (later Captain, MBE); Lt Albert Valentine Dwyer (died of wounds 3 December 1915); 2nd Lt John Archer Lorimer (later Lieutenant). 2nd row: unidentified; Lt Arthur Herbert Kennedy (later Captain, died of illness 28 June 1916); Captain (Capt) George Hodges Knox (later Lieutenant-Colonel, CMG); Lieutenant-Colonel George Frederick Morton (Commanding Officer); Lt Eric Thomas Brind (later Major, killed in action 28 July 1916); Capt Matthew Baird (later Major); Capt William Brazenor (later Lieutenant-Colonel, DSO and Bar). 3rd row: 2nd Lt George Archer Jaques (later Lieutenant); Lt John Edward Lloyd (later Major, MC and Bar); Lt Frank Morris (later Captain); 2nd Lt Irving Russell Flett (killed in action 28 July 1916); Lt Edward John Gaynor; 2nd Lt Walter James Galbraith (later Captain); 2nd Lt Frederick Henry Ward (later Captain, killed in action 2 August 1916); 2nd Lt Robert Goldthorpe Raws (killed in action 28 July 1916); Capt Harry Franklyn Green (Medical Officer, died of wounds 29 November 1915); 2nd Lt Hugh Campbell Gemmell MacIndoe; 2nd Lt Percy George Rupert Parkes (later Captain, MC and Bar); Lt Duncan Beith (later Major, DSO); 2nd Lt Reginald Eric Hain (later Captain); 2nd Lt John McNabb Main (later Captain); unidentified Chaplain. Back row: Lt Timothy Bernard Farrell (later Captain); Lt MacDonald; 2nd Lt John Pascoe (later Major, MC); 2nd Lt John Hughes Drummond (later Captain, MC); 2nd Lt Edward John Howells (later Captain, MC); Lt Hugh Marcell Conran (later Captain); 2nd Lt Bertram Atkinson (later Lt, killed in action 21 September 1915). (See also DAX0510)