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Photograph - Lieut. Blick & Capt. McKenna, Egypt, Captain Edward Albert McKenna, World War I, 1914-1915 Image Reg. No: MM 120380

One of 139 photographs in an album from World War I likely to have been taken by Captain Edward Albert McKenna. The photographs include the 7th Battalion training in Mena Camp, Egypt, and sight-seeing.

Image depicting Lieutenant Blick and Captain McKenna. Lieutenant Leslie Colin Blick and Captain Edward Albert McKenna were both assigned to the 7th Battalion E Corp. and were killed in action during the second wave of the landing at Gallipoli on April 25, 1915.
Black and white silver gelatin photographic print.
Description Of Content:
Two servicemen men seated around a makeshift table, both facing the camera. In the background are tents and some more servicemen.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr J. Willis, 1986
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 86 mm (Height), 110 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, troops
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Captain Edward Albert McKenna, AIF (1877-1915)
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: officers
Inscriptions: Hand-written in pencil on the bottom left corner of the photo album page: '6'
Hand-written in ink on the support underneath the photograph: 'Lieut. Blick; E.A. McKenna.'
Hand-written in pencil on the support bottom left corner: 'a'
Hand-written in pencil on the back of the photograph: 'Capt / McKenna; Lieut / Blick'
People Depicted: BLICK, LIEUT.; MCKENNA, CAPT.
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Photographer: Captain Edward McKenna, Egypt, 1914-1915
Place & Date Depicted: Egypt, 1914-1915
Person Depicted: Lieutenant Leslie Blick - Australian Imperial Force (AIF), Egypt
Person Depicted: Captain Edward McKenna, Egypt
Creator: Elizabeth (Lillie) McKenna, Melbourne, Australia, circa 1918

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