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Photograph - Camp's Bay, Cape Town, South Africa, Sergeant Major G.P. Mulcahy, World War I, Mar 1919 Reg. No: MM 120358
- One of 44 black and white photographs in an album bound in green suede, believed to have been taken by Sergeant Major Gilbert Payne Mulcahy during World War I. It documents his military service in Egypt, France, Belgium and his return to Australia via Capetown and the Quarantine Station, Point Nepean, 1916-1919.
Image of three unknown servicemen sitting on a barrier of some sort at Cape Town, South Africa. The image is dated to March 1919.
- Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.
- Description Of Content:
- Group of three servicemen: two are seated in the front, whilst the third leans against what appears to be a barrier. All three men are facing the camera. In the background is an indistinct land formation.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation & Subsequent Transfer from Returned Servicemen's League of Australia Limited (RSL) Victorian Branch, 1987
|Dimensions:||65 mm (Height), 43 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, troops|
|Themes this item is part of:||Arms Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sergeant Gilbert Payne Mulcahy, AIF (1893-1979)|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Tertiary Classification:||recreation & tourism|
|Inscriptions:||Hand-written on the support underneath the photograph: 'Camp's Bay, Capetown, / March 1919.'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Photographer:||Sergeant Major Gilbert Mulcahy, Cape Town, Camp's Bay, South Africa, 1919|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Camps Bay, Cape Town, South Africa, Mar 1919|