Summary

Photograph in an album that belonged to an Australian serviceman 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.

The Sufferen was an French pre-dreadnought battleship laid down in 1899. During the World War I she served in the waters off Gallipoli. On 26 November 1916 she was sunk outside Lisbon with the entire crew of 648.

Description of Content

In the foreground there is the French Battleship Suffran flying the french flag off Cape Helles. Another warship is visible on the left of Suffran.

Physical Description

Monochrome photograph in green and brown-covered album.

More Information