J05591

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number J05591
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Maker Unknown (Photographer)
Place made Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli
Date made 15 June 1915
Physical description Black & white

Description

Informal portrait of Second Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Harold Arthur Barker, Machine Gun Section, 7th Battalion and 1663 Quartermaster-Sergeant (QMS) Herbert Barker, 3rd Reinforcements, 8th Battalion, in front of a dugout which overlooked the spot where General Bridges was shot, and just below Colonel Brand's 8th Battalion Headquarters. 2nd Lt Barker enlisted on 17 August 1914 as a private (service number 43) and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Hororata on 19 October 1914. QMS Barker enlisted on 19 November 1914 and embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Runic on 19 February 1915.