|Object type||Black & white - Print silver gelatin|
|Date made||c 1917|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Percy Irvine Haylock Owen, 3rd Battalion from Bellambi, ...
Studio portrait of Second Lieutenant Percy Irvine Haylock Owen, 3rd Battalion from Bellambi, South Coast, NSW. A 25 year old planter prior to enlisting on 13 October 1915, he embarked for overseas with the 7th Reinforcements of the 58th Battalion from Sydney on 3 November 1916 aboard HMAT Afric. He was killed in action near Passchendaele, Belgium on 22 September 1917 and is buried in the Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendaele.