Claude Stanley Smith

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First name: Claude

Middle name: Stanley

Last name: Smith

Personal information:

Private C.S.K. Smith of Petersham, New South Wales, embarked with the First Expeditionary Force from Sydney, New South Wales on 18 Oct (Afric). 1914. He served in Gallipoli with 1st Infantry Brigade, 26 Apr. 1915, was wounded on 9 Aug. 1915, and hospitalised with influenza in England. Lance Corporal on NR

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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