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Photograph - AIF Personnel at Camp, Australia, 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 067706

Summary:
Small photograph of a three men in uniform standing outside tents at a camp in Australia. The camp is probably Broadmeadows near Melbourne, where Alfred Galbraith trained with the 2nd Division before embarking for Egypt in November 1915. The photograph is part of a collection of photographs belonging to Alfred Galbraith. Sapper Galbraith was in Egypt with the 2nd and 5th Division from December 1915 to June 1916, when the 5th Division sailed to France. He died in France on 15 July 1916.
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Small photograph of a three men in uniform standing outside tents at a camp in Australia. The camp is probably Broadmeadows near Melbourne, where Alfred Galbraith trained with the 2nd Division before embarking for Egypt in November 1915. The photograph is part of a collection of photographs belonging to Alfred Galbraith. Sapper Galbraith was in Egypt with the 2nd and 5th Division from December 1915 to June 1916, when the 5th Division sailed to France. He died in France on 15 July 1916.
Acquisition Information:
Donation & Subsequent Transfer from Mrs M. Jamieson, 1985
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: army camps, australian army, australian military forces, military memorabilia, training, wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: Sapper Alfred Galbraith, AIF (1895-1916), Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: army camps
People Depicted: GALBRAITH, A.G.F.
Organisations Depicted: 2nd Division Australian Army.; 5th Division Australian Army.
Format: Photograph
Place & Date Depicted: Broadmeadows, Victoria, Australia, 1915
Other Association (See Comments): Alfred Galbraith

May have been the photographer - the collection relates to his war experience.

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