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|Object type||Black & white - Glass original postcard negative|
|Place made||France: Picardie, Somme, Vignacourt|
|Date made||c 1919|
|Description||Original grave marker of 1128 Sergeant (Sgt) Herbert Wilson Gray, 29th Battalion, in Vignacourt cemetery. Sgt Gray, a carpenter from North Walsham, England, embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Ascanius (A11) on 10 November 1915. He died of wounds on 10 August 1918, aged 28. (See P06902.001 for portrait)|
From the Thuillier collection of glass plate negatives. Taken by Louis and Antoinette Thuillier in Vignacourt, France during the period 1916 to 1918.