Group portrait of the Divisional Artillery Headquarters Detachment of the 4th Australian ...

Accession Number E02505
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original whole plate negative
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France
Date made 14 June 1918
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 Divisional Artillery Headquarters Detachment of the 4th Australian Divisional Signal Company, in the rest area at Epagne. Identified from left to right in the back row: 1436 Driver (Dvr) Harold Goldsmith Townsend from St Kilda, Victoria; 3721 Sapper (Spr) Arthur Henry Lancaster from Collingwood, Victoria; 3366 Spr John Joseph Moss from Lismore, NSW; 3621 Corporal (Cpl) Frederick George Arthur, Croix de Guerre (Belgium) from Northcote, Victoria; 16408 Spr George Francis Richards from Perth, Western Australia; 5246 Spr Arthur John Picken from Brunswick, Victoria; Bombardier (Bdr) Moritz; 7548 Spr Arthur Brailey from Malvern, Victoria; 6928 Spr Edwin Collett from Oakleigh, Victoria; and 3113 Spr James Purcell from Newcastle, NSW.
Third row: 4733 Spr Richard Charles Blake from Kew, Victoria (died of disease in UK on 2 November 1918); 1505 Spr Bertie Carl Frederick Miller MM from Leura, NSW; 15958 Dvr Frederick Colin Craig from Fremantle, Western Australia; 1140 Dvr Robin Grey from Rosewater, South Australia; 28706 Spr Jack St Kilda Mackenzie Clarke from Claremont, Western Australia; 16757 Spr Charles Frederick Mains Munday from Wickepin, Western Australia; 7479 Spr Wallace Gordon Cook from Newcastle, NSW; 30268 Gunner (Gnr) Eric Norman Hewitt from Kogarah, NSW; 3741 Spr Zeglar Hugh Fergus from Brisbane, Queensland; 15134 Spr Stanley Robinson Reubon Plummer from Orbost, Victoria.
Second row: 2165 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Philip Jefferies Squire from Ravenswood, Queensland; 11033 Spr Harold Ivor Lynch from Ascot Vale, Victoria; 1559 Bdr Alexander Maxwell Cameron from Blackhall, Queensland; 5778 Spr Hubert James Phillips from Gloucester, NSW; 3865 Gnr William Charles Sorensen from Mungallah, Queensland; 3547 Spr Frederick Thomas Heath from Norwood, South Australia; 29142 Spr Guy Townley Pinhey from Milton, NSW; 1967 Spr Frederick Stanislaw Duffus from Koroit, Victoria; 3361 Spr Clarence Beacroft from Comet, Queensland; 1318 Dvr Charles Oliver Hope from Neutral Bay, NSW; and 5783 L Cpl Henry Harold West from Gloucester, NSW.
Front row (sitting): 3806 Sergeant (Sgt) Henry Richard Kneebone, Croix de Guerre (Belgium) from Brisbane; 4926 Cpl Herbert Allan Henson MSM from Katoomba, NSW; 1700 Cpl Thomas George Wanless from Laverton, Victoria; 991 Sgt Percy Clarence Bottrell MM from Botany, NSW; Lieutenant James McKinley MM from West Guildford, Western Australia; 2695 Spr Oliver Ralph Tester from Clarendon, South Australia (killed in action in France on 13 August 1918); 2627 Cpl Harry Spencer Orkney MM from Perth; and 30/1703 Cpl Athol Roy Clyde MM from Cockle Creek, NSW.