George Lillie

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First name: George

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Last name: Lillie

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Private Lillie, a labourer from Killarney, South Queensland embarked from Brisbane on board Transport A5 Omrah, 24 Sept. 1914 and served as as a private in D Company, 9th Battalion, 3rd Division, 1st Australian Division. He was killed in action at Gallipoli, 5 May 1915

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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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