Malcolm Shore Stanley

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First name: Malcolm

Middle name: Shore

Last name: Stanley

Personal information:

Lieutenant Malcolm Shore Stanley, a civil engineer, was a New Zealander, born in Lancaster, England and living in Melbourne, Victoria. He embarked from Sydney, NSW on board RMS Osterley, 10 Feb. 1917 and served with the 10th Field Company, Engineers, A.I.F., in France and Belgium. He was awarded the Military Cross in June 1918 for 'conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty' under heavy fire and returned to Australia 31 Mar. 1919

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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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