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Digital Image - HMS Albion, Lemnos Harbour, Greece, Trooper George Simpson Millar, World War I, 1915 Image Reg. No: MM 083213

Summary:
Digital image of English Battleship "Albion" in Lemnos Harbour, 1915, during World War I. 2nd generation copy of MM 050353.

Original print is housed in an album that belonged to Australian serviceman Trooper George Simpson Millar in the 5th Australian Light House during World War I. The album contains 103 small black and white photographs, mainly of Gallipoli in 1915 and some of France and Belgium. They are believed to have been taken by Trooper George Simpson Millar, service no. 160, 'A' Troop, 'C' Squadron, 5th Australian Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Australian Light Horse Brigade, A.I.F. He served in Gallipoli and France (for some time as an officer in the Imperial Army), returning to Australia in 1919.
Description:
2nd generation digital copy.
Description Of Content:
A battleship in a harbour. Several other warships are visible in the vicinity. Land is visible in the extreme background.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 60 mm (Width), 85 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, ships, portraits, world war i 1914-1918, australian army, military memorabilia, militaria australian
Themes this item is part of: Life During World War I in Photographs, Arms Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: battleships
Inscriptions: English Battleship "Albion" in Lemnos Harbour
Format: Negative - Copy: Monochrome; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Lemnos Harbour, Greece, 1915

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