|Unit||2nd Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Place||Europe: France, Picardie, Somme, Albert Bapaume Area, Pozieres Area, Pozieres|
|Object type||Black & white - Photomechanical print|
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales|
|Date made||c 1915|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 3537 Private Alexander Hugh Hastings, 2nd Battalion, of Newcastle, NSW. A ...
Studio portrait of 3537 Private Alexander Hugh Hastings, 2nd Battalion, of Newcastle, NSW. A civil servant with the State Fisheries Department prior to enlisting on 5 August 1915, he embarked from Sydney, NSW, aboard HMAT Berrima on 12 December 1915. He was killed in action on 22 July 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged 23.