|Object type||Black & white - Digital file TIFF|
Darge Photographic Company
|Place made||Australia: Victoria, Melbourne|
|Date made||c December 1914|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Studio portrait of 1172 Private (Pte) Wilfred John "Wif" Counsel, H Company, 15th Battalion. A ...
Studio portrait of 1172 Private (Pte) Wilfred John "Wif" Counsel, H Company, 15th Battalion. A farmer prior to enlistment of Branxholm, Tasmania, he embarked on 22 December 1914 aboard HMAT Ceramic A40. Subsequently promoted to Sergeant, he later was a member of the 4th Machine Gun Company. Sgt Counsel was killed in action at Bullecourt on 11 April 1917.