Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA10578
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 September 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 2148 Private (Pte) Alfred Garfield Hawkins, 4th Reinforcements, 24th Battalion, of East Malvern, Vic. Pte Hawkins enlisted on 10 July 1915 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Hororata on 27 September 1915. He was killed in action on 6 August 1916 at Pozieres, France. His brother, Lieutenant Douglas Herbert Hawkins, 14th Battalion, also served in the AIF.

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