Charles William Bud Tingwell was an Australian film, television theatre and radio actor. He appeared in over 100 films including The Desert Rats in 1952 alongside Chips Rafferty, James Mason and Richard Burton. In later years he appeared in the Castle and The Dish. He was named a member of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours of June 1999. He was given a State Funeral held at St Paul’s Cathedral in Melbourne on 20 May 2009. He is at rest at Springvale Botanical Cemetery. Linking to Taphophile Tragics.