|Object type||Black & white - Photomechanical print|
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Studio portrait of 4849 Private Jack Morris,13th (later 45th) Battalion of Parramatta, NSW. A ...
Studio portrait of 4849 Private Jack Morris,13th (later 45th) Battalion of Parramatta, NSW. A mechanics fitter prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Star of England (A15) on 8 March 1916. He was killed in action near Martinpuich, Somme, France on 6 August 1916, aged 18. Post war his body was not recovered and he is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.