Studio portrait of 2640 Private Leo Manusu, 4th Battalion, of Gulgong, NSW. Son of Christopher Baldwin Manusu and Annie Manusu. A baker prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT ...

Accession Number P05301.229
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 2640 Private Leo Manusu, 4th Battalion, of Gulgong, NSW. Son of Christopher Baldwin Manusu and Annie Manusu. A baker prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1915
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 2640 Private Leo Manusu, 4th Battalion, of Gulgong, NSW. Son of Christopher Baldwin Manusu and Annie Manusu. A baker prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Runic (A54) on 9 August 1915. He was killed in action at Pozieres, France on 24 July 1916, aged 22. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.