|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|
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.