LONDON, ENGLAND, 1918-05. STUDIO PORTRAIT OF CAPTAIN GEORGE MEYSEY HAMMOND MC, MM, PROBABLY JUST BEFORE HIS DEPARTURE FOR THE SOMME, WHERE HE WAS AWARDED A BAR TO HIS MC FOR HEROISM AT MORLANCOURT, ...
ID numberP01228.002
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Print silver gelatin
DescriptionLONDON, ENGLAND, 1918-05. STUDIO PORTRAIT OF CAPTAIN GEORGE MEYSEY HAMMOND MC, MM, PROBABLY JUST BEFORE HIS DEPARTURE FOR THE SOMME, WHERE HE WAS AWARDED A BAR TO HIS MC FOR HEROISM AT MORLANCOURT, DYING OF WOUNDS 1918-06-14. HE IS WEARING AN OFFICER'S CAP OF BRITISH MANUFACTURE. (ORIGINAL IN AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL ARCHIVAL STORE). (PHOTOGRAPHER T. LANGFORD (?), LONDON. DONOR M. MOORE)