|Object type||Black & white|
|Physical description||Black & white|
Georgoulas, George (GM)
|Date made||12 December 1915|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Outdoor group portrait of five Australian officers posing in front of the pyramids in Egypt. ...
Outdoor group portrait of five Australian officers posing in front of the pyramids in Egypt. Identified from left to right: Second Lieutenant (2nd Lt) Charles (Charlie) Hamilton, 23rd Battalion from Upper Hawthorn, Victoria; 2nd Lt Norman Gilbert Pelton, 24th Battalion from Yarraville, Victoria (killed in action on 12 May 1917 at Mametz, France); 2nd Lt Harold Maughan Pullin, 24th Battalion from East Malvern, Victoria; Lieutenant (Lt) Robert Errol Hilliard, 22nd Battalion from Surrey Hills, Victoria; and 2nd Lt Cecil Beaumont Mills, 23rd Battalion from Auburn, NSW (killed in action on 4 August 1916 at Pozieres, France). In a letter wriiten by Cecil Beaumont Mills (held in collection PR00932) Oscar Asche is named as their guide, and he can be seen seated on a donkey in front of the group.