John Duncan McRae

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First name: John

Middle name: Duncan

Last name: McRae

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John Duncan McRae, draughtsman of Newtown, N.S.W., enlisted in Oct. 1916 at the age of 22. He embarked on the Suevic at the age of 22, Nov. 1916 and served as a private with the 19th Battalion, Australian Imperial Forces in France and Belgium, 1917. He was wounded in action in Belgium, 18 Sep. 1917 and died the next day

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Ragtime sketches on board our transport / Vasco, 1917
Ragtime sketches captures mateship on route to the Front

Eighty days on the transport ship Suevic afforded caricaturist Louis Vasco plenty of time to observe. These Ragtime Sketches On Board Our Tranport capture the chaps uniquely, and their life at sea on route to England. Read more about Louis Vasco in Stories.

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