Remembering Australian Arthur William Bugg of the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne staff who died on active service on or around 2 November 1915.
His Bugg family relatives met at the memorial tree earlier this year:
Arthur died at Heliopolis, Egypt on 2nd November 1915 aged 20 as a result of meningitis.
He is buried in the Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt and is also remembered on the headstone of his maternal grandparents, William and Ellen Currell, in St. Kilda Cemetery, Melbourne. He is also remembered on panel Number 181 of the Australian National War Memorial.
Arthur William Bugg, remembered.
Posted on 4 November 2015 (2 days late due to a scheduling error) by Mark Norris, World War Zoo Gardens project, Newquay Zoo.