Studio portrait of 3756 Private George Levi Hayman, 1st (later 1st Pioneer Battalion) Battalion, ...

Units
Accession Number P05301.225
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: New South Wales
Date made c 1915
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 3756 Private George Levi Hayman, 1st (later 1st Pioneer Battalion) Battalion, of Gumnock, NSW. Son of George and Mary Hayman of Two mile creek near Molong, NSW. A motor-driver prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard RMS Mooltan on 11 December 1915. He was killed in action on the Sunken Road going up to Contalmaison, Pozieres, France on 22 July 1916, aged 28. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.