Hand coloured framed studio portrait of NX79549 Private (Pte) Richard Norman Minogue 2/3rd ...

Place Oceania: Territory of Papua and New Guinea, New Guinea
Accession Number AWM2019.97.6
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Hand coloured framed studio portrait of NX79549 Private (Pte) Richard Norman Minogue 2/3rd Machine Gun Battalion. An assistant dupress operator prior to enlistment on 20 December 1941, he embarked from Cairns on 10 December 1944. Pte Minogue was killed in action in New Guinea on 31 May 1945. He was 22 years old.