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Digitised@SLQ: Charles Edward collection

Studio portrait of Charles Edward, known to his family as 'Sonny'

State Library recently digitised the 29619 Charles Edward Collection 1917-1918, a little collection containing two photographs and two postcards belonging to 5341 Private Charles Edward. Born in 1887, Charles Edward, a horse-driver in the coal mines around Silkstone, Ipswich, Queensland, was 30 years old when he enlisted in November 1917. He joined the 15th reinforcements of the 31st Infantry Battalion, … Read more

Sergeant Patrick ‘Paddy’ Linnan: 2nd Light Horse Regiment

Patrick Linnan : saluting 100 years of ANZAC history. Lockyer Valley Regional Council BRN: 106069

Guest blogger: Lockyer Valley Regional Council. Displayed in the ‘Walk of Fame’ inside the Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre, Gatton, are ten photographic portraits of Lockyer Valley locals who fought in the First World War. The portraits formed a component of the recent Queensland Government-sponsored exhibition ‘Queensland Transport Museum Salutes 100 Years of ANZAC’, which was on … Read more

Trooper William James Peach: 2nd Light Horse Regiment

William James Peach : saluting 100 years of ANZAC history. Lockyer Valley Regional Council BRN: 106072

Guest blogger: Lockyer Valley Regional Council. Displayed in the ‘Walk of Fame’ inside the Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre, Gatton, are ten photographic portraits of Lockyer Valley locals who fought in the First World War. The portraits formed a component of the recent Queensland Government-sponsored exhibition ‘Queensland Transport Museum Salutes 100 Years of ANZAC’, which was on … Read more