Vintage WW1 era large framed picture of 28719 Gunner George Washington Turnbull, 5th Brigade, Australian Field Artillery, who was Killed in Action around Ypres on the 18th of August 1917. The picture consists of a central oval with coloured photo of Turnbull and cards showing his name and him being a life member of the West Australian Amateur Sports Club (incorporated).
This is set in a glass fronted wooden frame. The frame shows some age wear as shown with a drill hole to base (more than likely a removed brass plate) and shows water staining to reverse. Frame measures 75cm x 100cm. Comes with a small number of copied service papers showing KIA details, grave details etc.
Rare to see one of these period pictures have survived. This was hung in a local antique dealers shop for decades, so many WA customers will more than likely recognise this picture. We list militaria and coins weekly. We provide quality mounted medals, badges and historical research. We can mount your miniature or full size medals, ribbon bars or supply replacement ribbons or badges.
We can also conduct military research on your behalf and value cherished objects with a current market or insured value. We run two specialist military auctions per year. Items are accurately described & photographed. Additional costs for this standard service will be added for this service based on publicly available Australia Post rates.Please note, these items are located and will be posted from Australia. We appreciate fair feedback from you once you receive the item. We aim to give you, the customer our best customer service. The item "VINTAGE WW1 FRAMED PICTURE AUSTRALIAN KIA SOLDIER WEST AUSTRALIAN AIF ANZAC" is in sale since Saturday, August 9, 2014. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1914 - 1918 (WWI)". The seller is "jb_military_antiques_14" and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.