Studio portrait of 4475 Private Cecil Augustus Dean 4th (later 45th) Battalion of Arncliffe, NSW.  Son of Charles A Dean, of Sandringham, NSW.  A commercial traveller prior to enlisting, he ...
ID numberP05301.186
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white - Photomechanical print
MakerUnknown
Place madeAustralia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date madec 1916
DescriptionStudio portrait of 4475 Private Cecil Augustus Dean 4th (later 45th) Battalion of Arncliffe, NSW. Son of Charles A Dean, of Sandringham, NSW. A commercial traveller prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Wandilla (A62) on 3 February 1916. He was killed in action on 8 August 1916 near Pozieres, France, aged 22. His name was originally recorded on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France, but in 1936 his remains were discovered and reinterred in Ovillers Military Cemetery, Ovillers la Boiselle, France.