Robert Irvine Morris

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First name: Robert

Middle name: Irvine

Last name: Morris

Personal information:

R. I. Morris, a motor mechanic of Pyrmont, N.S.W., was 18 years old when he embarked from Sydney on board HMAT A60 Aeneas, 20 Dec. 1915. He served with the 18th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement Australian Imperial Forces in Egypt and France where he was killed in action 26 Aug. 1916. He was awarded the British War Medal and Victory Medal

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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