Studio portrait of 3869 Corporal (Cpl) Leonard Clifford Maine, 22nd Battalion from Balaclava, ...

Unit 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number H05491
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
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 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.