Officers view the wreath-covered grave of  VX13755 Brigadier Basil John Andrew, Deputy Adjutant General, AIF HQ Middle East, following his funeral service.  A veteran of the First World War, Andrew ...
ID numberP08806.011
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Print silver gelatin
Maker
  • Silk, George
  • Unknown
Place madeEgypt: Alexandria
Date made29 April 1941
DescriptionOfficers view the wreath-covered grave of VX13755 Brigadier Basil John Andrew, Deputy Adjutant General, AIF HQ Middle East, following his funeral service. A veteran of the First World War, Andrew re-enlisted in April 1940 aged 45. He died of illness at Alexandria on 28 April 1941 and was buried with full military honours at Chatby Military and War Memorial Cemetery.