DA09042

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

ID number DA09042
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 May 1915

Description

Studio portrait of Lieutenant (later Captain) Herbert Franklin Curnow, 22nd Battalion, of South Melbourne, Vic (originally of Bendigo, Vic). Prior to enlistment he was a Records Clerk in the Department of Defence. Captain Curnow embarked with the 22nd Battalion on board HMAT Ulysses on 10 May 1915. He was killed in action on 5 August 1916 at Pozieres, France.