First firing of the Mortar
First firing of the new 3" mortar at Bathurst after first having Stokes mortar.

Left to right:
1) NX27259 - BLADWELL, Frederick Joseph (Fred), Sgt. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon (seated with telephone)
2) NX32900 - SMITH, Reginald (Butch), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
3) NX32306 - MACIVER, Donald Gunn (Bluey), Cpl. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
4) NX41145 - LOVE, Sydney George (Sid), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
5) NX58187 - BARNS, Victor (Vic), L/Sgt. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon (in rear of the mortar pit)
6) NX50446 - WALSHE, James Prior (Splinter or Jim), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
7) NX58157 - GREENWOOD, Frederick John (Jack), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon

First firing of the Mortar

First firing of the new 3" mortar at Bathurst after first having Stokes mortar.

Left to right:
1) NX27259 - BLADWELL, Frederick Joseph (Fred), Sgt. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon (seated with telephone)
2) NX32900 - SMITH, Reginald (Butch), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
3) NX32306 - MACIVER, Donald Gunn (Bluey), Cpl. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
4) NX41145 - LOVE, Sydney George (Sid), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
5) NX58187 - BARNS, Victor (Vic), L/Sgt. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon (in rear of the mortar pit)
6) NX50446 - WALSHE, James Prior (Splinter or Jim), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon
7) NX58157 - GREENWOOD, Frederick John (Jack), Pte. - HQ Company, Mortar Platoon

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Album name:makan / Bathurst
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Date:1941
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