Portrait of 2374 Private (Pte) George Gordon Gilbert, 5th Battalion. A labourer from Birmingham, ...

Units
Accession Number P10550.121
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original postcard negative
Maker Thuillier, Louis
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt
Date made c November 1916
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

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Description

Portrait of 2374 Private (Pte) George Gordon Gilbert, 5th Battalion. A labourer from Birmingham, England, prior to embarkation, Pte Gilbert was killed in action on 22 August 1918. (See also P10550.395 and P10550.689)

From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.