|Unit||15th Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Place||Europe: France, Picardie, Somme, Albert Bapaume Area, Pozieres Area, Mouquet Farm|
|Object type||Black & white - Film original negative 120 safety base|
|Place made||Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Townsville|
|Date made||c 1915|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 3687 Private (Pte) Philip Bergin, of Townsville, Qld, 15th Battalion. Formerly ...
Studio portrait of 3687 Private (Pte) Philip Bergin, of Townsville, Qld, 15th Battalion. Formerly a labourer, Pte Bergin enlisted on 20 September 1915 and as a member of the 12th Reinforcements, he embarked from Sydney, NSW, aboard HMAT Suffolk (A23) on 30 November 1915. He served on the Western Front and was killed in action in the Mouquet Farm - Pozieres region, France, on 8 August 1916, aged 28.