Photograph of Sergeant Joseph Cecil Thompson
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|Subject||Thompson, Joseph Cecil|
|Title||Photograph of Sergeant Joseph Cecil Thompson|
|Notes||494 Sergeant Joseph Cecil Thompson, French postcard portrait, 1916 or later. Served Gallipoli, Egypt, France and Belgium and returned to Australia in 1919.|
The colour and shape of patches on the upper sleeve indicate Thompson's Battalion. The crown above chevrons show that Joseph Thompson held the appointment of Company Quater-Master Serjeant. Note that the Australian Imperial Force only wore appointment badges on the right sleeve.
|Item Date||1916 - 1918|
|Item medium||Photographic paper|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Ellen Thompson|