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- A Place & Date Depicted Parkville, Australia
Digital Photograph - Soldier Outside Tents at Royal Park Army Camp, Parkville, 1915 Reg. No: MM 111128
- Black and white photograph showing a soldier in front of a row of tents at the Army Camp at Royal Park, during World War I, circa 1915. This soldier is thought to be Private Archibald Campbell of the 23rd Battalion AIF, B Company. He enlisted on 20 February 1915, left Melbourne on the Euripides on 8 May 1915, and fought in Gallipoli before going to the front in France. He was killed in France in August 1916.
- Digital image file. A digital photograph was taken of the original black and white print.
- Description Of Content:
- Soldier in officer's uniform outside tents at Royal Park military camp, World War I.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Dr Christina Cheers, 2006
- Contributed by Dr Christina Cheers
|Tagged with:||camp sites, military bases, military uniforms, soldiers, tents, wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918|
|Themes this item is part of:||Life During World War I in Photographs, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||army camps|
|Inscriptions:||Mr Campbell B comp 23rd Batt. Royal Park.|
|People Depicted:||Campbell, Mr (first name unknown)|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 20 Feb 1915-08 May 1915|
|Photographer:||Mr Ronald Cheers|
|References:||National Archives - Campbell Archibald: SERN 302, Series B2455, Barcode 1851988.|