Studio portrait of two brothers, 6188 Private (Pte) Gavin Gordon Bulkeley Gavin (right), and 6191 ...

Unit 26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P03174.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film copy negative
Date made c September 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Description

Studio portrait of two brothers, 6188 Private (Pte) Gavin Gordon Bulkeley Gavin (right), and 6191 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) James Tinnock Bulkeley Gavin (left), both of the 26th Battalion. They were both killed in action on 4 October 1917 and are buried in the Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in Belgium. Pte Gavin Gavin aged twenty five is buried in Plot VII, Row B, Grave 12, and L Cpl James Gavin aged twenty three is buried in Plot VII, Row B, Grave 3.