William Hilder Gregson

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First name: William

Middle name: Hilder

Last name: Gregson

Personal information:

In 1915 Gregson enlisted in the AIF embarking for Egypt in 1915 and then to France in 1916. He was killed in northern France in 1916

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An Anzac and some of his friends. "The Donks"
'An Anzac and some of his friends. "The Donks"'

Taken by official war photographer Frank Hurley, this image and its title are equally captivating  because it's such an ordinary photo of a young man looking after his animals in such  extraordinary circumstances. I can just imagine him saying something like 'Must be almost time to feed the donks' - an unremarkable job if he was at home, perhaps he was a farmer. Something else again at War in the Middle East. See pic.

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