Snooky Barnes

 

Snooky Barnes probably prior to 1939Snooky Barnes probably prior to 1939.


Snooky Barnes circa 1939/40"No VX13987. Sgt. S.L. Barnes. 2/8 Field Regiment 1s Aust Army Corps A.I.F.". "1st Camp Mt Martha 1939/40 Militia 2nd Camp Puckapunyal 1940 A.I.F.".


Apparantly taken outside Snooky Barnes' hutApparantly taken outside Snooky Barnes' hut. The sign on the door reads "C1". All the rank badges that can be seen are for Sgt. Back row: Unknown; Unknown; Unknown; Unknown; Snooky Barnes. Front row: Unknown, on his helmet is "MC5" or "MC3"; Unknown; Unknown; Unknown; Unknown.


A close up of the signaturesA close up of the signatures at the base of the photo. Perhaps reads: Watkins; RB McLennan; M Joyce; R Wilks; AP Ramsay; A Masan; Meellworts; WC Brittingham.


Complete viewA scan of the photo on its backing card.