Studio portrait of 2640 Private Leo Manusu, 4th Battalion, of Gulgong, NSW. Son of Christopher ...

Unit 4th Australian Infantry Battalion
Accession Number P05301.229
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

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.

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