Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA08923
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original half plate negative
Maker Darge Photographic Company
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows
Date made 12 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 500 Private (Pte) Ewart William Davis, B Company, 22nd Battalion, of Geelong, Vic, originally of London, England. Pte Davis enlisted on 6 March 1915 and was killed in action on 17 October 1915 at Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey. Prior to joining the AIF Pte Davis served with the Queenstown Volunteers of South Africa for four years.