Studio portrait of 3610 Private (Pte) William Patrick Tynan, 18th Battalion of Goulburn, NSW. A ...

Unit 18th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney
Accession Number P01856.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Maker The Crown Studios, (Vice-Regal Photographers)
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 3610 Private (Pte) William Patrick Tynan, 18th Battalion of Goulburn, NSW. A shop assistant prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 December 1915. On 4 August 1916, he was killed in action at Pozieres, France, aged 24. Pte Tynan has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.