Photograph - 'The Kid', 1915-1916 Image Reg. No: MM 067722

Small photograph of a man sitting on a gun wagon. The photograph, taken in 1915-1916, is part of a collection of photographs belonging to Alfred Galbraith. Sapper Galbraith trained at Broadmeadows Camp in Melbourne before embarking for Egypt in November in 1915. He served 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.
Description Of Content:
Soldier sitting on a gun wagon.
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, children, military memorabilia, 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
Original Caption: "The Kid."
Inscriptions: Handwritten lower left: THE.KID
Organisations Depicted: 2nd Division Australian Army.; 5th Division Australian Army.
Format: Photograph: Sepia
Date Depicted: 1915-1916
Other Association (See Comments): Alfred Galbraith

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

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