Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA09035
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 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 724 Corporal (Cpl) Charles Frederick Yeadon, 22nd Battalion, of Port Darwin, SA. Cpl Yeadon enlisted on 15 February 1915 and embarked on board HMAT Ulysses on 10 May 1915. He was later commissioned as a second lieutenant and was killed in action on 5 August 1916. He was posthumously awarded the Military Cross on 1 January 1917.