Portrait of Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) John Linton Treloar on board ship being evacuated from Greece. Director of the Australian War Memorial, he was granted leave from his position to assume the ...
ID numberP03568.001
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Print silver gelatin
MakerUnknown
Place madeAt sea
Date madeApril 1941
DescriptionPortrait of Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) John Linton Treloar on board ship being evacuated from Greece. Director of the Australian War Memorial, he was granted leave from his position to assume the role of Liaison Officer between the Department of Information, Memorial Board and AIF (Middle East) from 20 February 1941 and 10 October 1941. His role was to 'control and co-ordinate the collection of material for inclusion in the Memorial'. (Image from 3DRL 6587 held in the Research Centre, AWM)