Darge Photographic Company collection of negatives

Accession Number DA10608
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 2173 Private (Pte) William Frederick Lapthorne, 4th Reinforcements, 22nd Battalion, of Kotupna via Nathalia, Vic, aged 35. Pte Lapthorne, enlisted on 19 April 1915 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Hororata on 27 September 1916. He later served as a Lance Corporal, and was killed in action on 27 July 1916 at Pozieres, France.

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