J00352

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain,
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ID number J00352
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Photographer Unknown
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 25 September 1914

Description

The original 2nd Infrantry Brigade passing Parliament House, Melbourne. This brigade was part of the 1st Australian Division which, with the 1st Light Horse Brigade, formed the first contingent of the AIF to be sent overseas. Behind the Governor-General (in dark uniform) and Colonel the Hon J W McCay (with sword) are standing Major General W T Bridges and the staff of the 1st Australian Division.