Group portrait of members of No. 5 Platoon at the 3rd Officers Training School at Duntroon ...

Accession Number P02990.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white, Landscape
Physical description Black & white, Landscape
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: Australian Capital Territory, Duntroon
Date made c August 1916
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 members of No. 5 Platoon at the 3rd Officers Training School at Duntroon Military College. Identified from left to right, back row: Sgt G H Ferguson; H Elliot; W Stephen Milley; Fred W Vale; H Williams; P Fletcher; A Wallach; Thomas Tangye Bain (later lieutenant ( Lt)); Frank William Thomas (later Lt); A Ferguson; Herbert Leighton Cleworth (later Lt).
Second row: Samuel Carter (later Lt); William Gordon Carter (later Lt); Sgt Dennis Herbert Fendler (later Lt); Sgt W R Dearborough; Sgt Bernard John Kitson (later Lt); SSgt C C N Shabul, Ernest Percy Orman (later Lt and awarded MC); Russell Hope Harris (later Lt and awarded MC); SSgt Horace Neal Harvey (later Lt).
Third row: Edgar George Eric Willis (later Lt); Sgt Arthur Rupert Raine (later Lt); Sgt A M Luckes?; SSgt Llewellyn Weston Claude Leak (later Lt and died of wounds in France on 4 September 1918); R R St Michael; Reg Blackeards?; W R Truman,; L H Hasam; Riv Scott; Herbert Duncan Willis (later Lt); James Stanley Mackrell (later Sgt); Thomas Balfour Cooper Sard (later Lt); C M M Flear; W R Wood.
Fourth row (all seated): Sgt Henry Algernon Prockter (later Lt); William Wallace Lindsay (later Lt), Sgt Ron L Whyte; Captain (Capt) John Raymond Broadbent; Sgt Bob Whittaker; Sgt Vivian Leigh Stevens; Sgt Guy Satterswaite Devonshire (later Lt); Adam Seed (later Lt); Harry Heywood Coombe (later Lt and killed in action in France on 23 August 1918).
Front row: 3908 Sergeant (Sgt) Tom Towers (later 2nd Lieutenant (2nd Lt) and killed in action in Belgium on 4 December 1917); Staff Sergeant Major (SSM) B Fish; Major N Clifton; Staff Sgt (SSgt) N Hutchinson; SSgt N Haig; Sgt Frank Lindsay Pannell (later Lt); Sgt Cecil William Orlando Oswald (later Lt and Killed in action in France on 31 August 1918); Sgt J L Bond; Sgt E F Namthan?.

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