Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial licensed copyright
|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1919|
|Description||Original grave marker of 12210 Gunner (Gnr) Leonard Arthur Marshall, 105th Battery, 5th Brigade Australian Field Artillery, in the Vignacourt cemetery. Gnr Marshall, a clerk from Melrose, SA, embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Themistocles (A32) on 28 January 1916. He died of wounds on 17 June 1918, aged 23. |
From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.