An outdoor group portrait of officers of F Mess of the Australian Corps Headquarters. Identified ...

Accession Number E04143
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made Belgium: Wallonie, Hainaut, Charleroi, Ham-sur-Heure
Date made 12 January 1919
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

An outdoor group portrait of officers of F Mess of the Australian Corps Headquarters. Identified in the back row first from the right is Captain (Capt) Charles Henry Harrison, MC. Second row from left to right: Capt Herbert Guy Raymond, MC, Croix de Guerre (Belgium); Lieutenant Colonel Henry James Hill Glover, DSO; and Capt Harry Orton Townsend, MSM. Front row second from the left is Major Archibald John Collins, DSO, MC. All other officers are unidentified.
In the back row one officer (first from the left) is wearing a Military Cross with Bar ribbon, another officer (third from the left) is wearing a Military Cross ribbon and another officer (second from the left) is wearing a Military Medal ribbon. In the front row one officer (first from the left) is wearing a Distinguished Conduct Medal and another officer (second from the right) is wearing a Military Cross ribbon and possibly a Crois de Guerre.

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