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|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1916-1918|
|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.