Studio portrait of 760 Private (later Trooper) Frederick George Hall, 8th Light Horse Regiment of ...

Accession Number P05248.053
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Place made Australia: Victoria
Date made 1914
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 760 Private (later Trooper) Frederick George Hall, 8th Light Horse Regiment of Charam via Goroke, Victoria. A school teacher prior to enlisting, he embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Pera (A4) on 8 February 1915. He was killed in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey on 7 August 1915, aged 24. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.