Thomas Darchy

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Thomas Darchy, station manager of Alma, Rowena, New South Wales enlisted on 18 Jan. 1917, serving as a corporal with the 1st Pioneer Battalion, 11th Reinforcement. Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana. He returned to Sydney on 9 May 1919.

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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