AWM P00117.049

2 soldiers sit on camels in the desert with a sphinx and pyramid in the background

Quarter Master Sergeant Leopold Augstein (right) was one of three brothers who were first-generation Australian soldiers of German descent. He landed on Gallipoli with the 1st Division on 25 April 1915. His brother, Rudolf, also served on Gallipoli and his brother, Gerrard, in France. Leopold is pictured in Egypt with Sergeant Owen Stewart, about January 1915. AWM P00117.049

AWM P00117.049
Date made
c January 1915
Place made
North Egypt, Giza