Studio portrait of 2718 Private (later Lance Corporal) John Douglas Black, 19th Battalion of Granville, NSW. A clerk prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on ...

Collection ID P08624.138
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 2718 Private (later Lance Corporal) John Douglas Black, 19th Battalion of Granville, NSW. A clerk prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on ...
Object type Black & white
Maker Cumberland
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 21 June 2017
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 2718 Private (later Lance Corporal) John Douglas Black, 19th Battalion of Granville, NSW. A clerk prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Euripides (A14) on 2 November 1915. He transferred to the 4th Battalion and was killed in action on 22 July 1916 at Pozieres Village, France, aged 19. He is buried in the Pozieres British Cemetery, Ovillers-La Boisselle, France.

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