Studio portrait of 14555 Private (Pte) Herbert Granland, 46th Australian Infantry Battalion. A ...

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Accession Number AWM2020.754.1
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Place made Australia: Victoria, Ballarat
Date made 1915
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 14555 Private (Pte) Herbert Granland, 46th Australian Infantry Battalion. A telephone mechanic prior to enlisting on 8 July 1915, he embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Miltiades (A28) on 1 August 1916. Pte Granlands two brothers, 4503 Private Alfred George Granland and 1411 Sergeant William Frederick Granland, enlisted shortly after him. Pte Granland was killed in action in Bullecourt on 11 April 1917. He was 23 years old.