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|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1919|
|Description||Original grave marker of 2664 Corporal (Cpl) Robert William Daly, 60th Battalion, in Vignacourt cemetery. Cpl Daly, a farmer from Omeo, Vic, embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Nestor (A71) on 2 October 1916. He died of wounds on 25 April 1918, aged 23. |
From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.