Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA08431
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Darge Photographic Company
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
Date made c 26 April 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Studio portrait of 796 Sergeant (Sgt) Robert Kenneth Bazley, 21st Battalion, of Mooroopna, Vic. Sgt Bazley enlisted on 29 January 1915. On 26 November 1917 he was awarded a Military Cross (MC) for conspicious gallantry during a 21st Battalion attack on Broodseinde near Passchendaele in Belgium. On 16 September 1918 he was awarded a Bar to the MC for superior judgement and tactical skill during an attack on Ville-sur-Ancre near Albert in France. He returned to Australia on 13 April 1919 with the 24th Battalion.

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