Frank T Makinson

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First name: Frank

Middle name: T

Last name: Makinson

Personal information:

Private F. T. Makinson, clerk of Neutral Bay, Sydney embarked from Melbourne, Vic., on Transport A38 Ulysses, 22 Dec. 1914. He served in the 13th Battalion, 4th Brigade of the A.I.F. at Gallipoli 26 Apr.-18 Dec. 1915 and was evacuated to Sandy Bay in Egypt 3 Jan. 1916. He was killed in action, 29 Aug. 1916

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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