Suez Canal. 1915-12. Informal portrait of members of the Band of the 30th Battalion with their ...

Place Africa: Egypt, Suez Canal
Accession Number P02004.003
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Suez Canal. 1915-12. Informal portrait of members of the Band of the 30th Battalion with their musical instruments standing in the doorway and in front of a railway carriage. 1190 Private Robert Rambert Buik is in the third back row, fourth from the right. Note the small dog sitting on the drum in the front row. Most members of the band were formerly members of the Manly Municipal Band.