P01651.001

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

ID number P01651.001
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker Unknown (Maker)
Place made Australia: Victoria
Date made 1915

Description

Studio portrait of 2919 Private (Pte) Alfred John Henry (Alf) Lovett, of Hamilton, Vic, an Aboriginal serviceman, with his wife Sarah and two sons. A rifle is propped up against Mrs Lovett's leg. Pte Lovett ,a member of the 6th Reinforcements of the 26th Battalion, embarked from Melbourne on 27 October 1915 aboard HMAT Ulysess. He later transferred to the 12th Battalion and returned to Australia on 10 March 1918.