Studio portrait of 4964 Pte Alexander Williamson, 4th (later 56th) Battalion, of Annandale, NSW, ...

Units
Accession Number P05301.261
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
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 4964 Pte Alexander Williamson, 4th (later 56th) Battalion, of Annandale, NSW, son of John and Jane Williamson. A carter prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Star of England (A15) on 8 March 1916. He was killed in action at Fleurbaix, France on 26 July 1916, aged 24. He is buried in the Y Farm Military Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, France.