Portrait of 521 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Robert Sumner, 6th Battalion, Australian Field Ambulance. ...

Units
Accession Number P10550.339
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Glass original postcard negative
Maker Thuillier, Louis
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt
Date made c 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

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Description

Portrait of 521 Lance Corporal (L Cpl) Robert Sumner, 6th Battalion, Australian Field Ambulance. A Tailor from Fitzroy, Vic, L Cpl Sumner enlisted on 17th August 1914 and was a bugler during the Gallipoli campaign. He then served in France from 2 April 1916 and returned to Australia on 23 December 1918 on special 1914 leave. (See also P10550.134)

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