Group portrait of the Australian Army Irrigation Party

Place North & Central America: United States of America
Accession Number H03324
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Place made United States of America: California
Date made c 1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Group portrait of the Australian Army Irrigation Party on the auditorium steps at the Davis University Farm, California, USA. Identified in the back row from left to right: Crooks; Cousens; 14506 Sergeant (Sgt) William Ellicombe; Corporal (Cpl) Cole; 6723 Private (Pte) Charles John Stevenson Baggs; Cochrane; unidentified; Rowlands; 2854 Driver (Dvr) Arthur Murfet; unidentified; Cpl Patten; Robertson; unidentified; and S Wilson.
Second row from left to right: 15938 Cpl Thomas Beaven Rake; Sgt G Johnson; 37852 Gunner (Gnr) Reginald Arthur Chapple; Stevens; Woodward; 3074 Sgt John Wylie Howie; unidentified; McNeill; unidentified; 7534 Sgt William Mason and Coleman (slightly in front and to his left).
Third row from left to right: 1624 Pte James Malcolm Cockerill; 2687 Cpl George Crawford Linton; Sgt G Johnson; Lieutenant (Lt) James Michael Routson; Sommerville; Cpl Butcher; and 3013 Sgt Seabert Crawford Muir Downing.
Fourth row from left to right: 1251 Sgt Thomas James O’Brien; Lt Edwin Dubrell Weston, MC; 29 Sgt William Herbert Johns; 2043 Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant (RQMS) Walter Casey, DSM; Capt Eowyn Hugh Davies, MC; Priest; Lt Ernest Henry Bartley; and Phillips.
Front row from left to right: 1311 Trooper Felix Oswald Leonard Kempster, MM; Lt Hugh McKay Gordon, DCM; Pte Alder; Lt Harry Joseph Cutts; Lt Daniels; Major Cyril Frederick Corser; Capt Albert Laver, MC; Capt William Thomas Yates, DSO; McInnes; Wheatley; 1452 Sgt Fitzroy Beaumont Stephen; Webb and Egan. [See also image H03325.]