Studio portrait of Captain Robert Cuthbert Grieve VC 37th Battalion of Brighton Vic. A ...

Unit 37th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number H00038
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Place made United Kingdom
Date made C 1917
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of Captain Robert Cuthbert Grieve VC 37th Battalion of Brighton Vic. A warehouseman prior to his enlistment on 16 June 1915, he embarked from Melbourne on Board HMAT Persic on 2 June 1916 and returned to Australia on 8 April 1918. Grieve is wearing a hospital blue armband on his left arm denoting that he wounded at the time of this photograph.