DA08085

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number DA08085
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Darge Photographic Company (Photographer)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
Date made c 16 April 1915

Description

Studio portrait of Andrew Buxton Brittlebank of Myrniong, Vic. 1886 Corporal Brittlebank enlisted on 17 February 1916 and died of wounds on 15 October 1917. His cousin, Cyril Clifton Brittlebank enlisted on 21 April 1915 and died of disease on 23 May 1918. At the time this photograph was taken Andrew Brittlebank was probably visiting his cousin, Cyril in training camp and was mostly likely wearing a uniform provided by the photographer.