Studio portrait of 3647 Acting Corporal (later Private) Charles George Waugh, 17th Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. Son of Charles W. and Mrs Cecilia Charlotte Waugh. A storekeeper prior to ...

Accession Number P05301.218
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 3647 Acting Corporal (later Private) Charles George Waugh, 17th Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. Son of Charles W. and Mrs Cecilia Charlotte Waugh. A storekeeper prior to ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 3647 Acting Corporal (later Private) Charles George Waugh, 17th Battalion, of North Sydney, NSW. Son of Charles W. and Mrs Cecilia Charlotte Waugh. A storekeeper prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Aeneas (A60) on 20 December 1915. He was killed in action on 24 August 1916 near Pozieres, France, aged 25. He was buried in the vicinity of Pozieres near Albert but post war his grave was not found. He is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.