|Object type||Black & white - Photomechanical print|
|Place made||Australia: Queensland, Brisbane|
|Date made||c 1915|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 3125 Private (later Lance-Corporal) Robert Sydney Turnbull 9th (later 49th) ...
Studio portrait of 3125 Private (later Lance-Corporal) Robert Sydney Turnbull 9th (later 49th) Battalion of South Brisbane, Qld. Son of Hugh and Margaret Turnbull. A bottler prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane aboard HMAT Warilda (A69) on 5 October 1915. He was killed in action on 4 September 1916 near Pozieres, France, aged 26. He is buried in Serre Road Cemetery No 2, France.