Studio portrait of 5792 Private (Pte) Albert William Davis, 22nd Battalion, of Rutherglen, Vic. A ...

Unit 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number A00593
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 5792 Private (Pte) Albert William Davis, 22nd Battalion, of Rutherglen, Vic. A coach builder prior to enlistment, Pte Davis embarked with the 16th Reinforcements on HMAT Nestor on 2nd October 1916. After promotion to Corporal (Cpl) he died on 21st May 1918 of wounds received in action and was buried in the Vignacourt British Cemetery, France.