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P06944.001

Image copyright: Copyright expired - public domain,
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number P06944.001
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Photographer Unknown
Date made c 1916

Description

Studio portrait of 4793 Private (Pte) Andrew Halvorsen, 50th Battalion, of Port Pirie, SA. A labourer prior to enlistment, Pte Halvorsen embarked with the 10th Battalion from Adelaide aboard RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916. While serving in France Pte Halvorsen was killed in action, aged 26, on 23 February 1917, and buried at the Bulls Road Cemetery, Flers.