|Object type||Black & white - Photomechanical print|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 2nd Lieutenant John Tyler Mitchell, 41st Battalion, of Newcastle, NSW. A bank ...
Studio portrait of 2nd Lieutenant John Tyler Mitchell, 41st Battalion, of Newcastle, NSW. A bank manager prior to enlisting, he embarked from Brisbane aboard HMAT Boonah (A48) on 21 October 1916. On 1 September 1918, aged 29, he was killed in action near Clery, France. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.