William Daniel Hardy

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First name: William

Middle name: Daniel

Last name: Hardy

Personal information:

Private W. D. Hardy enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces on 9 Oct. 1915 at the age of nineteen and served in the 4th Field Ambulance of the Army Medical Corps in Egypt, France and Belgium. Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 29 March 1916.He transferred to the Second Australian General Hospital 24 Feb. 1917. He was invalided back to Australia, arriving in Sydney 20 Nov. 1917.

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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