Tom Taylor

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First name: Tom

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Last name: Taylor

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Sapper T. Taylor enlisted in the 30th Infantry Battalion 19 Jan. 1916, sailed for Egypt 9 Apr. 1916 on HMAT Nestor and served in France and Belgium Aug. 1916-Apr. 1919, returning to Australia 1919. Private on NR

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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