Douglas David Horton

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First name: Douglas

Middle name: David

Last name: Horton

Personal information:

Douglas David Horton. schoolteacher of Mittagong, N.S.W., embarked from Sydney on HMAT A69 Warilda, 8 Oct. 1915 and served as a lance-corporal with the 1st Battalion in France. Private on enlist, Sergeant on NR

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The European War, ca. 1914-1918 / William Henry Dyson
All’s fair in love and war ...

Don’t know why, but I love this image ... Life goes on despite the weary body language of both the Aussie soldier and the European woman. Both seem sick and tired of their situations; but the eye contact still seems to be intense in the middle of all that mayhem. See pic.

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