Hand coloured studio portrait of 848 Lance Corporal, Alan Edward Douglas, 20th Battalion, of ...

Unit 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P05470.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Print hand coloured black & white
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: New South Wales
Date made c 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Hand coloured studio portrait of 848 Lance Corporal, Alan Edward Douglas, 20th Battalion, of Erskineville, NSW. He enlisted on 28 March 1915 and embarked from Sydney, NSW, on 25 June 1915 aboard HMAT Berrima (A35). He was killed in action on the Western Front on 30 July 1916, aged 22. This portrait is the centre panel in a framed group of the three Douglas brothers.