|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
First World War, 1914-1918
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Studio portrait of 3869 Corporal (Cpl) Leonard Clifford Maine, 22nd Battalion from Balaclava, ...
Studio portrait of 3869 Corporal (Cpl) Leonard Clifford Maine, 22nd Battalion from Balaclava, Victoria. A 30 year old fruiterer prior to enlistment on 26 June 1915, he embarked for overseas with the 9th Reinforcements from Melbourne on 8 February 1916 aboard HMAT Warilda. Cpl Maine was killed in action on 3 May 1917 near Bullecourt, France and is commemorated on the Villers Bretonneux Memorial, France.