Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA09422
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 June 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 1691 Private (Pte) William Campbell, 2nd Reinforcements, 23rd Battalion, of Ballarat East, Vic, aged seventeen. Pte Campbell enlisted on 17 May 1915 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Demosthenes on 16 July 1915. He was killed in action on 5 August 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged eighteen, while serving as a Lance Corporal with the 22nd Battalion.

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