|Object type||Black & white - Glass original half plate negative|
|Maker||Darge Photographic Company (Photographer)|
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Broadmeadows|
|Date made||c 4 September 1916|
Portrait of Lieutenant (Lt) Wilfred Griffith Barlow of Elsternwick, Victoria, and 58th Battalion. A school teacher with the Victorian Education Department prior to enlistment, Lt Barlow had ten years service with Junior and Senior Cadets and in the Citizen Forces with 66th and 65th Infantry. He embarked at Melbourne on HMAT Shropshire on25 September 1916, disembarking at Plymouth on 11 November 1916 before proceeding to France on 10 February 1917. He was promoted to Lieutenant on 6 April 1917 and was killed in action at Bullecourt, France, on 12 May 1917, aged 30 years.