Studio portrait of 4023 Private Richard Joseph Donovan, 3rd Battalion, of Redfern, NSW.  Husband of Elsie May Donovan.  A grocer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Medic (A7) ...
ID numberP05301.246
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Photomechanical print
MakerUnknown
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date madec 1915
DescriptionStudio portrait of 4023 Private Richard Joseph Donovan, 3rd Battalion, of Redfern, NSW. Husband of Elsie May Donovan. A grocer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Medic (A7) on 30 December 1915. He was killed in action on 18 August 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged 43. He is buried in the Sunken Road Cemetery, Contalmaison, east-north-east of Albert, France.