Studio portrait of 1808 Private (later Corporal) Cecil James Norris, 30th (later 45th) Battalion ...

Units
Accession Number P08624.098
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Photomechanical print
Maker Cumberland
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1920
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 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.