Portrait of 3982 Private (Pte) Thomas Bernhardt Wilson, a signaller of the 5th Battalion. In ...

Units
Accession Number P10550.764
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 3982 Private (Pte) Thomas Bernhardt Wilson, a signaller of the 5th Battalion. In March 1918, Pte Wilson was awarded a military medal for his invaluable efforts as a signaller and runner during operations at Ypres in September of 1917. He returned to Australia on 20 May 1919. (See also 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.