Joseph Michael Bolger

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First name: Joseph

Middle name: Michael

Last name: Bolger

Personal information:

Joseph Michael Bolger, a coachman from Ingleburn, New South Wales, was 28 years old when he enlisted in Aug. 1915. He embarked from Sydney on board RMS Mongolia, 8 July 1916 and commenced in the 7th Regiment Australian Light Horse from 19 Aug. 1915 to 15 June 1916 when he was transferred to the Camel Corps. He returned to Australia on the Ulimaroa, arriving home on 19 April 1919

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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