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Photograph - Lieut. Blick & Capt. McKenna, Egypt, Captain Edward Albert McKenna, World War I, 1914-1915 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
|Dimensions:||86 mm (Height), 110 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, troops|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|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