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 photograph was taken at Gallipoli during George Simpson Millars time on the peninsula (May-August 1915).

Description of Content

Photograph of three men squatting in front of an cooking pot. The man on the right appares to be poking something with his bayonet, he is wearing an slouch hat. The man on the left is bare headed and appares to be holding an short stick in his right hand. The man on the back is sitting and is wearing an slouch hat, behind him on the left there is a tarp cover and possibly an rifle on the right side there is some rectangular sheets, either made of metal (metal box tops) or paper sheets.

Physical Description

Monochrome photograph in green and brown-covered album.

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