Portrait of 1745 Private (Pte) William See, 52nd Battalion. Pte See was a farmer from Childers, ...

Unit 52nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P10550.553
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original postcard negative
Maker Thuillier, Louis
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt
Date made c 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

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Description

Portrait of 1745 Private (Pte) William See, 52nd Battalion. Pte See was a farmer from Childers, Queensland. He enlisted with his brother Thomas who was in the same unit. William was wounded several times on the Western Front before returning to Australia in April 1919. (See also P10550.256)

From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.