|Place||Asia: Russia, North Russia|
|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Place made||Russia: North Russia|
|Date made||9 September 1919|
First World War, 1914-1918
North Russia, 1919
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Members of No 2 Gun Crew of the Australian Section of the 201st Battalion, Machine Gun Corps, ...
Members of No 2 Gun Crew of the Australian Section of the 201st Battalion, Machine Gun Corps, British North Russian Relief Force, moving off from a blockhouse in the Bolo's old winter line. This is believed to be the blockhouse where Sergeant Samuel George Pearse, an Australian serving with the 45th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers, won his posthumous award of the Victoria Cross on 29 August 1919 for extreme bravery.