Outdoor group portrait of members of the 8th Battalion Band in front of an estaminet [inn] at ...

Accession Number H00172
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made Belgium: Wallonie, Hainaut, Chatelet
Date made c 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Outdoor group portrait of members of the 8th Battalion Band in front of an estaminet [inn] at Bouffioulx in Chatelet. Identified, left to right, back row: 6251 Private (Pte) George Diwell from Hamilton, Victoria; 5680 Lance Sergeant Frederick George Lovelace Fielding from Birchip, Victoria; 2780 Pte George Cyril Samson from Queenscliff, Victoria; 3159 Sergeant (Sgt) Thomas Horace Lee (Drum Major) from Maryborough, Victoria; 3901 Pte Angus James Reece from Sale, Victoria; 3133 Pte Arthur Roberts from Richmond, Victoria; 5489 Pte Valentine James Brown from Ballarat, Victoria; and 55224 Pte Arthur Swale from Inglewood, Victoria.
Second row: 5120 Pte William Percival James, from Ballarat; 6553 Pte Douglas Livingston from Jeparit, Victoria; 3066 Pte Leslie Davidson from Traralgon, Victoria; 55123 Pte Cyril Francis Mollard Collins from Maldon, Victoria; 675 Pte Raymond Kerville Buckingham from Horsham, Victoria; 2948 Pte Gordon Edgar Hooker from Waratah, Tasmania; and 3015 Pte Arthur Bramton Bond from Brunswick, Victoria.
Front row: 6812 Pte Newell Henry Howard, from Bega, NSW; 6857 Pte Earl Stanley Saunders from Moree, NSW; 7152 Pte Henry Wadsworth from Caulfield, Victoria; Lieutenant Alfred Douglas Temple MC and Bar (Adjutant) from Ararat, Victoria; 6512 Sgt Leslie John Grigsbey (Bandmaster) from Ballarat; Major Robert Jonathan Wallis MC (2nd in Command) from Camberwell, Victoria; 3168 Pte Alexander Henry Lancaster from Traralgon; 69 Pte Rupert Frank Johnson from Rushworth, Victoria; and 6798 Pte Thomas Edward Alexander from Coonamble, NSW.
Reclining at the front: 2786 Arthur Samuel Shanks of Brunswick, Victoria, (left) and 237 Pte George Taylor from Horsham (right).