Alfred E Grinyer

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First name: Alfred

Middle name: E

Last name: Grinyer

Personal information:

Private Alfred. E. Grinyer, a printer, of Ashfield, NSW embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A61 Kanowna, 29 Mar. 1916 and served in the 7th Australian Field Ambulance in Belgium and France, where he was wounded 2 May 1917

An Anzac and some of his friends. "The Donks"
'An Anzac and some of his friends. "The Donks"'

Taken by official war photographer Frank Hurley, this image and its title are equally captivating  because it's such an ordinary photo of a young man looking after his animals in such  extraordinary circumstances. I can just imagine him saying something like 'Must be almost time to feed the donks' - an unremarkable job if he was at home, perhaps he was a farmer. Something else again at War in the Middle East. See pic.
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