Studio portrait of 2582 Private Frank Mills, 3rd Battalion of Parramatta, NSW, brother of 4104 ...

Unit 3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P08624.083
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1920
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 2582 Private Frank Mills, 3rd Battalion of Parramatta, NSW, brother of 4104 Private Robert George Mills (died of wounds on 25 December 1916, see P08624.085). A carpenter prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Seang Choon (A49) on 11 February 1915. He was killed in action on 22 July 1916 at Pozieres, France, aged 24. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.