Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA08646
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Darge Photographic Company
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
Date made 7 May 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 979 Private (Pte) Sydney Cecil Sherwin, 23rd Battalion, of Corowa, NSW. Pte Sherwin enlisted on 23 March 1915 and embarked aboard HMAT Euripides on 10 May 1915. On 4 August 1916 he was killed in action during the counter-attack on Pozieres Heights in France.

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