Studio portrait of 2791 Private William James Mason, 19th Battalion of Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.  A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 ...
ID numberP08624.081
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Photomechanical print
MakerCumberland
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made1920
DescriptionStudio portrait of 2791 Private William James Mason, 19th Battalion of Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 November 1915. He was wounded in action at Pozieres, France and died of his wounds on 26 July 1916, aged 25. He is buried in the Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension, France.