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 ...

Collection ID P07068.001
Collection type Photograph
Title 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 ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Townsville
Date made 22 June 2017
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

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.