Studio portrait of 129 Private (later Sergeant) Harold David Collins, 21st Battalion, of Bairnsdale, Vic. Son of David and Caroline Collins. A metallurgist prior to enlisting, he embarked from ...

Collection ID P05301.239
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 129 Private (later Sergeant) Harold David Collins, 21st Battalion, of Bairnsdale, Vic. Son of David and Caroline Collins. A metallurgist prior to enlisting, he embarked from ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: Victoria
Date made 22 June 2017
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 129 Private (later Sergeant) Harold David Collins, 21st Battalion, of Bairnsdale, Vic. Son of David and Caroline Collins. A metallurgist prior to enlisting, he embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Ulysses (A38) on 10 May 1915. He was killed in action at Pozieres, France, on 1 August 1916, aged 22. He is buried in the Serre Road Cemetery No 2 Entry near Beaumont, Hamel, France.

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