Lionel Wilshire

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First name: Lionel

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Last name: Wilshire

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Lionel Ernest Osborne Wilshire enlisted 7 Sept. 1917 aged 29 and embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916. He served with the 35th and 36th Battalion in France and was killed in action, 31 May 1917

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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