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 ...
ID numberP07068.001
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Film original negative 120 safety base
MakerUnknown
Place madeAustralia: Queensland, North Queensland, Townsville
Date madec 1915
DescriptionStudio 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.