Studio portrait of 1808 Private (later Corporal) Cecil James Norris, 30th (later 45th) Battalion of Granville, NSW. An accountant prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT ...

Accession Number P08624.098
Collection type Photograph
Title Studio portrait of 1808 Private (later Corporal) Cecil James Norris, 30th (later 45th) Battalion of Granville, NSW. An accountant prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT ...
Object types Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Date made 1920
Copyright Copyright expired - public domain

Studio portrait of 1808 Private (later Corporal) Cecil James Norris, 30th (later 45th) Battalion of Granville, NSW. An accountant prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard the HMAT Berrima (A35) on 17 December 1915. He was killed in action at Pozieres, France on 7 August 1916, aged 28. Post war his body was not recovered and he is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.