Studio portrait of 1685 Private (Pte) Ernest Henry Gregor, 50th Battalion.  A farm hand from Quorn, South Australia, prior to enlistment, he embarked with the 2nd Reinforcements from Adelaide on 11 ...
ID numberP09291.275
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Digital print
MakerUnknown
Date madec March 1916
DescriptionStudio portrait of 1685 Private (Pte) Ernest Henry Gregor, 50th Battalion. A farm hand from Quorn, South Australia, prior to enlistment, he embarked with the 2nd Reinforcements from Adelaide on 11 April 1916 aboard HMAT Aeneas for Suez. The 50th Battalion relocated to the Western Front, France, in early June 1916. Pte Gregor was reported missing in action on 16 August 1916 during the Battle of Pozieres and was subsequently confirmed as being killed in action on that date and is buried in the Ovillers Military Cemetery, France. He was aged 19 years.