|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
British Official Photographer
|Date made||c June 1916|
First World War, 1914-1918
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An old French veteran of the 1870 Franco-Prussian war is steadied by an Australian soldier, 165 ...
An old French veteran of the 1870 Franco-Prussian war is steadied by an Australian soldier, 165 Corporal James Barker, 6th Battalion from Northcote, Victoria (later promoted to Lieutenant and awarded a Military Medal). Watching on is 1670 Sergeant Robert (Robin) Potter, 6th Battalion from Bairnsdale, Victoria (later appointed Second Lieutenant). Two female villagers are chatting in the doorway of a café and a sign in the window reads “Piano Here” in English.