Studio portrait of 2235 Private (Pte) Gordon Geoffrey Steenson 13th (later 4th Pioneer) Battalion of Liverpool, NSW. A locomotive cleaner prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT ...

Collection ID P08624.408
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 2235 Private (Pte) Gordon Geoffrey Steenson 13th (later 4th Pioneer) Battalion of Liverpool, NSW. A locomotive cleaner prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT ...
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 2235 Private (Pte) Gordon Geoffrey Steenson 13th (later 4th Pioneer) Battalion of Liverpool, NSW. A locomotive cleaner prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Wandilla (A62) on 14 June 1915. Pte Steenson, was killed in action on 31 July 1916 during action near Pozieres, France, aged 20. He is buried in the Gordon Dump Cemetery, Ovillers-La Boiselle, France.

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