Group portrait of the personnel of the 1st Light Trench Mortar Battery at Meteren. Left to right, ...

Accession Number E01632
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original whole plate negative
Maker Unknown Australian Official Photographer
Place made France: Nord Pas de Calais, Nord, Meteren
Date made February 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Group portrait of the personnel of the 1st Light Trench Mortar Battery at Meteren. Left to right, back row (standing): 1447 S. O'Sullivan; 2935 Private (Pte) Herbert Preece; 2222 G. Buller; 1074 R. Rand; 7074 T. Smith; 6727 R. Coryngham; 1859 W. Pastross MM; 5771 T. Harrison; 3278 Pte A. Wilter; 1181 W. Smith; 4321 Pte Frederick George W. Hollingum; 3433 Corporal (Cpl) G. W. Peal MM; 2200 T. F. Ross; 2854A V. Turner (died of wounds 26 May 1918); 2838 J. Lee. Third row (standing): 3930 Cpl W. H. Thrift; 1118 Pte D. Kyle MM; 5136 M. T. Keough; 3098 W. Mountcastle (killed in action 11 March 1918 on Hill 60); 6401 Pte S. Hickey; 1131 Pte S. Lamble; 1254 Pte A. Chalker; 4177 Pte E. Drake; 2225A Pte E. O. Fisher; 6702 Pte J. Black; 1505 Pte C. J. Adams; 1110 Pte R. Beeby (died of wounds 9 May 1918); 1255 Pte A. Moses; 1815 Pte W. Sackett; 2181 Pte John Reginald Magin; 2075 Pte J. Doyle; 3744 Pte F. Cook; 1831 Pte B. Darbyshire; 7729 T/Corporal D. Hickey; 1447 Pte S. O'Sullivan. Second row (seated on chairs): 2219 Pte Arthur George Tizard; 3751 Pte E. Hall; 2366 Cpl W. Mitchell; 1647 Cpl L. Williams MM; 355 Cpl M. Colliss; 1650 Sergeant (Sgt) J. Fraser MSM Belgian Croix de Guerre; Lieutenant (Lt) C. Piper; Lt D. V. Meek; Captain (Capt) F. E. Page MC, Officer Commanding; Lt C. Lambert; 2472 Sgt J. J. Hickey DCM; 4234 T/Sgt G. Mogg; 1639 (or 1638) Cpl S. Turner MM Serbian Silver Medal; 4466 Sgt R. C. Perry, Machine Gun Battalion; 5994 Pte Alfred Maurice Cregan; 3726 Pte C. Cashman. Front row (seated on ground): 3099 Pte Stanley Gorrie; 4541 Cpl C. H. Heard; 3850 Cpl W. O. Urquhart; 2739 Pte W. McDougall; 5793 Pte William Zmood; 2353 Pte S. Hoptroff.

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