Studio portrait of 3039 Private Alexander Fleming 9th (later 49th) Battalion of Ipswich, Qld. Son of John and Margaret Fleming. A motor-driver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane aboard ...

Collection ID P05301.190
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 3039 Private Alexander Fleming 9th (later 49th) Battalion of Ipswich, Qld. Son of John and Margaret Fleming. A motor-driver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane aboard ...
Date made c 1915
Place made Australia: Queensland
Object type Black & white
Maker Unknown
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 3039 Private Alexander Fleming 9th (later 49th) Battalion of Ipswich, Qld. Son of John and Margaret Fleming. A motor-driver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane aboard HMAT Warialda (A69) on 5 October 1915. He was killed in action on 3 September 1916 near Pozieres, France, aged 21. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers Bretonneux Memorial, France.

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