As casualties lists from the Gallipoli Campaign became known in Australia from early May 1915, it became a practice to publish a photograph of individuals. These photographs were supplied by the families of the person on the casualty list. There were few photographs published in relation to the number of casualties listed. To give the extent of the human tragedy that unfolded, the photographs were extracted from the various newspapers and placed in this album. Each photograph is clearly identified to an individual and brief details are given as a short biography.
For a comprehensive listing of photographs in the album, see:
Finding service information.
Should any further details be sought, see Australian Light Horse Studies Centre
Lest We Forget
334 Private William Henry GORDON, a 22 year old Boilermaker from Park Road, Moore Park, Sydney, NSW,. He enlisted with the AIF on 17 August 1914 and was allotted to the 3rd Battalion, B Company which embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914. GORDON subsequently was Wounded in Action, 25 April 1915; Wounded in Action, 5 September 1915; Wounded in Action, 15 October 1916; and, then was Wounded in Action, 14 April 1918. During the Great War, GORDON Returned to Australia, 13 August 1918.
Sydney Mail, 26 May 1915, p. 14.