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Tuesday, 28 March 2006
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 8th Reinforcements
Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR

2nd LHR, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 8th Reinforcements


HMAT A55 Kyarra 

 

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 8th Reinforcements, embarked from Brisbane, Queensland on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915.

The HMAT A55 Kyarra weighed 6,953 tons with an average cruise speed of 14 knots or 25.92 kmph. It was owned by the AUSN Co Ltd, London, and manned by Australia officers and crew. The Kyarra was leased by the Commonwealth until 4 January 1918. The Kyarra was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine in the English Channel, 26 May 1918.

 

The ensuing individual soldier's embarkation information contains the following details:

Rank on embarkation;

Full name of the soldier;

Declared age of the soldier;

The last occupation held;

The last address as a civilian;

Enlistment Date; and,

Fate.

 

Embarkation Roll

 

1151 Private Frederick William AMBROSE, a 31 year old Hairdresser from West End, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 August 1919.

 

1152 Private William BEGG, a 21 year old Station hand from Springsure, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1153 Private Arthur BEIKOFF, a 30 year old Labourer from Thinoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

Captain Simon Bernard BOLAND, a 39 year old Clerk from QR Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 January 1916.

1154 Private Stephen James BROWN, a 22 year old Labourer from Goolmangar via Lismore, New South Wales. He enlisted on 25 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 May 1917.

1156 Private Sydney BROWN, a 24 year old Labourer from Lismore, Queensland. He enlisted on 9 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 16 December 1917.

1168 Private Frederick BRUNTON, a 26 year old Carpenter from Ascot, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

 

1155 Private William John DAVIES, an 18 year old Butcher from Edmonton, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 February 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 22 December 1917.

1158 Private James Frederick DOYLE, a 28 year old Labourer from Wallumbilla, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1157 Private James DUCROT, a 27 year old Labourer from Grafton, New South Wales. He enlisted on 27 December 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 4 May 1917.

 

1159 Private David EASSON, a 25 year old Farmer from Pretty Gully, New South Wales. He enlisted on 20 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1160 Private William ELLIOTT, a 22 year old Farmer from Empireville, New South Wales. He enlisted on 15 February 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 17 July 1918.

 

1161 Private Archibald Duncan FINDLAY, a 26 year old Miner from Ruby Vale, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1162 Private Francis Walter Bertie FIRTH, a 27 year old Shearer from Pilliga, New South Wales. He enlisted on 24 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.

1164 Private George Cuppage FOUNTAIN, a 19 year old Labourer from Gladstone, Queensland. He enlisted on 4 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

 

1191 Private Francis GILLESPIE, a 39 year old Labourer from Goulburn, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 August 1916.

1165 Private Ernest Oscar GILSHENEN, a 23 year old Shearer from Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

1166 Private Peter HANSEN, a 32 year old Labourer from Killarney, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 April 1919.

1189 Private Archibald Douglas HARRIS, a 31 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 28 May 1915; and subsequently was Discharged in Britain, 21 May 1919.

1167 Private Augustus Hamilton Farah HICKEY, a 19 year old Labourer from Janowane, Queensland. He enlisted on 27 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1169 Private Robert Balford JACKSON, a 35 year old Miner from Barcaldine, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1170 Private James Alexander JAMIESON, a 28 year old Farmer from Home Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1171 Acting Corporal Percy Gordon JONES, a 24 year old Stockman from Parkes, New South Wales. He enlisted on 13 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

 

1173 Private Robert Stewart KERR, a 19 year old Stockrider from South Brisbane, Queensland West End, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 July 1916.

 

1174 Private Albert LAWSON, a 33 year old Miner from Charters Towers, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 July 1917.

1175 Private Alfred Thomas LEATCH, an 18 year old Farmer from Tara, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 February 1915; and subsequently Died of Accident, 3 March 1916.

1198 Private Arthur LEWIS, a 21 year old Labourer from Georgetown, North Queensland. He enlisted on 4 January 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 18 October 1917.

1176 Private John Frederick LOW, a 23 year old Farmer from Mooloolah, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1201 Private Patrick Joseph LYNAM, a 21 year old Station hand from Greenhill, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 January 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1177 Private Morton William LYNCH, a 30 year old Blacksmith from Monkland via Gympie, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 1 February 1918.

 

1178 Private Vivian Yorke MacKIE, a 21 year old Stockman from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1187 Private Thomas Fraser MacPHERSEN, a 37 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1180 Private William James Soper Searl MARSHALL, a 25 year old Labourer from Wetheron via Gayndah, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 July 1918.

1179 Private Alfred Robertson MATHER, a 20 year old Labourer from Myall Plains Warra, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

1186 Acting Sergeant Edward Eugene McNULTY, a 37 year old Clerk from Thursday Island, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 January 1916.

1181 Private Alfred William MILLER, a 25 year old Grocer from Newrybar, New South Wales. He enlisted on 22 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1185 Private Frederick Raymond MOORE, a 20 year old Labourer from Queens Park via North Rockingham, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 February 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 July 1916.

1182 Private Joseph Andrew MORGAN, a 21 year old Stockman from Gympie, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 February 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 14 August 1916.

1192 Signaller Kenneth Raymond MOTTERSHEAD, a 22 year old Bookkeeper from West End, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 16 December 1917.

1184 Private William Adamson MOWAT, a 36 year old Stockman from Yarraman Creek Brisbane Valley, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 January 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 April 1919.

1183 Private Andrew MURRAY, a 27 year old Carrier from Red Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1200 Private Charles Douglas NASH, a 23 24 year old Labourer Recruiting from Dulwich Hill, New South Wales / Charters Towers, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 June 1916.

1188 Acting Corporal William Louis NASH, a 24 year old Farm hand from Dulwich Hill, New South Wales. He enlisted on 20 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1190 Private Richard NICHOLLS, a 21 year old Stockman from Charters Towers, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.

 

1194 Private Robert Nelson PETTIT, a 33 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 January 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1163 Private Arthur PITTS, a 21 year old Labourer from Cooroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 27 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 December 1915.

1193 Private James Arthur PRESTIDGE, a 21 year old Labourer from Miriam Vale, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

1202 Private James Felix REGAN, a 34 year old Horse driver from Maitland, New South Wales. He enlisted on 16 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 September 1919.

1172 Acting Corporal Malcolm Humphrey SHAND, a 20 year old Engineer from Hilltop, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 24 July 1919.

1195 Private Harry SMITH, a 27 year old Labourer from Spring Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1196 Private Norman Alexander SMITH, a 22 year old Stockman from Fairymeadow, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 July 1919.

1200A Private James SNELL, a 28 year old Horse breaker from Kalgoorlie, Western Australia. He enlisted on 23 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 August 1915.

 

1197 Private Charles John VALLIS, a 34 year old Miner from Gladstone, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.

 

1199 Private Wallace WEBSTER, a 39 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 July 1919.

 

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Steve Becker who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item.

 

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Further Reading:

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 8th Reinforcements

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Wednesday, 4 November 2009 10:18 AM EAST
Monday, 27 March 2006
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 9th Reinforcements
Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR

2nd LHR, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 9th Reinforcements


HMAT A33 Ayrshire 
 
[From: AWM PB0179]

 

 

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 9th Reinforcements, embarked from Sydney, New South Wales on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire 1 September 1915.

The HMAT A33 Ayrshire weighed 7,763 tons with an average cruise speed of 13 knots or 24.07 kmph. It was owned by the The Scottish Shire Line Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 9 January 1918.

 

The ensuing individual soldier's embarkation information contains the following details:

Rank on embarkation;

Full name of the soldier;

Declared age of the soldier;

The last occupation held;

The last address as a civilian;

Enlistment Date; and,

Fate.

 

Embarkation Roll

 

1230 Private William ALEXANDER, a 22 year old Labourer from Columboola, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1232 Private Harry Edward ANDERSON, a 30 year old Labourer from Mt Morgan, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 January 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 1 July 1919.

1229 Private Frank ANSELL, a 42 year old Labourer from Innisfail, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 April 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 31 October 1917.

1231 Private Douglas Grey Willes ARGUIMBAU, a 36 year old Bookkeeper from Rose Bay, New South Wales. He enlisted on 15 November 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 July 1916.

 

1233 Private George Prichard BALL, a 25 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 September 1919.

1234 Private Emmel BRAY, a 21 year old Drover from Channan, New South Wales. He enlisted on 3 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1236 Signaller James Henry CAMPBELL, a 19 year old Book keeper from Goondiwindi, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1235 Private Ronald James CHIBNALL, a 19 year old Labourer from Middleton, South Australia. He enlisted on 10 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1237 Private John COMAN, a 30 year old Farrier from Moruya, New South Wales. He enlisted on 17 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1238 Private Henry COLLINGWOOD, a 43 year old Farrier from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1239 Private James Robert DAVIDSON, a 25 year old Cattle dealer from Jimboomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 2 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 May 1917.

1241 Private John Marie Cornelius De RAADT, a 22 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 February 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 17 October 1915.

1274 Private Thomas Peirnaro DOWNEY, a 28 year old Labourer from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 4 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

1240 Private Jeremiah James DWYER, a 25 year old Drover from Melville, Mullaley, New South Wales. He enlisted on 16 November 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 28 June 1916.

Lieutenant Paul Leonard ELWELL, a 34 year old Station Manager from Elwell, Queensland. He enlisted on 31 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 30 December 1919.

 

1228 Acting Corporal Percy FREEMAN, a 22 year old Fireman from Sherwood, Queensland. He enlisted on 25 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1242 Private Henry James GILL, a 20 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 3 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

1243 Private James Patrick GILLIGAN, a 26 year old Stockman from Charters Towers, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1245 Private James HARKIN, a 25 year old Stockman from Walter Hall, Mount Morgan, Queensland. He enlisted on 27 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia 28 December 1917.

1226 Acting Sergeant Victor Eugene HEALY, a 36 year old Groom from Clifton, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 August 1916.

1244 Private Fenton Eric HEDLEY, a 31 year old Mechanic from St Kilda, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 January 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 November 1917.

1246 Private Lindsay James HENDERSON, a 25 year old Grazier from Jimboomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1248 Private John KELSALL, a 24 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 March 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 4 November 1917.

1227 Acting Corporal Alfred Charles KIRK, a 21 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 25 January 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 11 April 1918.

1247 Private Eden KNALL, a 22 year old Labourer from Ayr, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 March 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 1 January 1917.

 

1250 Private Clarence Dudley LEWIS, an 18 year old Drover from Warwick, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 June 1915; and subsequently was Discharged, 1 January 1920.

1249 Private James Charles LONG, an 18 year old Station hand from Kedron Park, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

 

1254 Private Reginald Patrick McCARTHY, a 27 year old Painter from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1252 Private John Gillis McDONALD, a 25 year old Labourer from Cooroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 25 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1251 Private David McKENZIE, a 30 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.

1255 Private Peter Hamilton McMAHON, a 37 year old Shearer from Warwick, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 July 1916.

1253 Private George Robert MILLER, a 29 year old Labourer from Cooran, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 January 1916.

 

1256 Private James NALTY, a 32 year old Labourer from Emerald, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.

1257 Private Patrick NORRIS, a 21 year old Clerk from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

 

1275 Private Richard Charles OSWIN, a 20 year old Miner from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 27 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 January 1919.

 

1258 Private John PARKER, an 18 year old Carpenter from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

1263 Private Roland Walter PARRISH, an 18 year old Clerk from Goondiwindi, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1262 Private John Charles PERKINS, a 19 year old Labourer from Alstonville, New South Wales. He enlisted on 17 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1261 Private Thomas Albert PERKINS, a 24 year old Farmer from Channon, New South Wales. He enlisted on 5 April 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 11 April 1918.

1259 Private John Fels PIGRAM, a 24 year old Scalper from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 September 1916.

1260 Private Albert POUNTNEY, a 23 year old Labourer from Sandy Creek, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

 

1265 Private Alfred Charles RADNEDGE, a 25 year old Shearer from Charleville, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1264 Private Joseph Ward REDWOOD, a 39 year old Engineer from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 9 January 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 5 April 1918.

 

1267 Private Richard Amos SHIRE, a 22 year old Labourer from Purga via Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 31 March 1919.

1271 Private Michael SIMONSEN, a 22 year old Labourer from Surry Hill, New South Wales. He enlisted on 16 February 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1269 Private James Henderson SMELLIE, a 26 year old Bookkeeper from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 March 1917.

1266 Private James SOMMERVILLE, a 30 year old Farm hand from Redcliffe, Queensland. He enlisted on 7 June 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 10 April 1917.

1268 Private Joseph STANLEY, a 20 year old Labourer from Ravenswood, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 March 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.

1270 Private Edward James STEWART, a 30 year old Bookkeeper from stated to be Mt Morgan. He enlisted on 18 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 2 September 1916.

 

1272 Private Jack Stanley TERRY, a 22 year old Overseer from Albury, New South Wales. He enlisted on 9 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 18 December 1919.

1273 Private Joseph Rule TYSOE, a 21 year old Labourer from Orange Vale, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1276 Private Henry James WATT, a 24 year old Butcher from Townsville, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1277 Private William John WILSON, a 21 year old Stockman from Hawthorn, Victoria. He enlisted on 31 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 September 1916.

 

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Steve Becker who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item.

 

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2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 9th Reinforcements

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Friday, 18 December 2009 6:49 PM EAST
Sunday, 26 March 2006
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 10th Reinforcements
Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR

2nd LHR, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 10th Reinforcements


HMAT A69 Warilda

 

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 10th Reinforcements, embarked from Brisbane, Queensland on board HMAT A69 Warilda 5 October 1915.

The HMAT A69 Warilda weighed 7,713 tons with an average cruise speed of 16 knots or 29.63 kmph. It was owned by the Adelaide SS Co Ltd, Adelaide, and manned by Australian officers and mainly by Australian crews. The Warilda was torpedoed and sunk by a submarine in the English Channel, 3 August 1918.

The ensuing individual soldier's embarkation information contains the following details:

Rank on embarkation;

Full name of the soldier; 

Declared age of the soldier;

The last occupation held;

The last address as a civilian;

Enlistment Date; and,

Fate.

 

Embarkation Roll

 

1305 Private Ralph Burton ADAMS, a 20 year old Grocer from Laidley, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 July 1915; and subsequently was Discharged in Britain, 22 May 1919.

1306 Private Sydney Abraham ALDAM, a 21 year old Stockman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 3 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 July 1917.

1307 Private Robert ARCHIBALD, a 34 year old Storekeeper from Kangaroo Pt, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 May 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 3 February 1916.

 

1308 Private Henry BAILEY, an 18 year old labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 October 1919.

1310 Private Alfred Hewlett BARLING, a 30 year old Farmer from Warra, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

1311 Signaller William BARRY, a 19 year old Patternmaker from Kangaroo Pt, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1353 Private Charles Fitzroy BAYLY, a 28 year old Stockman from Glen Innes, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 April 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 4 July 1919.

1312 Signaller James Stanley BICKFORD, a 25 year old Printer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

1313 Private George Joseph BRIGGS, a 23 year old Farmer from Weatherton, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1314 Private John BRISCOE, a 24 year old Labourer from Greta, New South Wales. He enlisted on 2 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1315 Private Francis CESARI, a 26 year old Overseer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 July 1919.

1316 Private George CUMMINS, a 24 year old Fireman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 April 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 7 November 1917.

 

1304 Acting Corporal Thomas Stevenson DINSDALE, a 22 year old labourer from Leyton, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 March 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 1 November 1917.

1317 Private Wilfred DRISCOLL, a 22 year old Wool classer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1318 Private Robert DUNCAN, a 19 year old Printer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 12 June 1919.

 

1319 Private Walter FORD, a 21 year old Painter from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 4 December 1915.

 

1302 Acting Sergeant William GERBER, a 29 year old Contractor from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 March 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 25 September 1917.

1320 Private Joseph GIDDY, a 20 year old Farmer from Ayr, Queensland. He enlisted on 25 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

Lieutenant William John HANDLEY, a 33 year old Grazier from Sunnyside Esk. He enlisted on 14 July 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 16 July 1918.

1321 Private Michael Joseph HANNIFEY, a 23 year old Labourer from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 December 1914; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 April 1919.

1322 Private Daniel HARDY, a 35 year old Stockman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 June 1916.

1323 Private Ernest Alfred HEEL, a 19 year old Farmer from Mackay, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 December 1918.

1303 Acting Corporal Ernest HODGSON, an 18 year old Drover Grazier from Retreat Surat, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 May 1919.

1325 Private Cyril Charles HOLSON, a 23 year old Stockman from Wilbertree Flat, New South Wales. He enlisted on 18 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1354 Private Gilbert HURLEY, a 23 year old Horse buyer from Woodpark, Victoria. He enlisted on 18 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 December 1918.

 

1326 Signaller Evan Thomas JONES, a 20 year old Clerk from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 18 November 1918.

 

1356 Private Jack KENNEDY, a 38 year old Rail worker from Bundaberg, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

1328 Private Frederick KERR, a 29 year old Labourer from Paddington, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 27 April 1919.

 

1357 Private Thomas Henry LACEY, a 19 year old Carter from The Valley, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1329 Private Carl Roy LARSEN, an 18 year old Farmer from Caroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 November 1917.

 

1332 Private James Joseph Michael MANNING, a 20 year old Farmer from Kingaroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

1359 Private Frederick Alexander MARTIN, a 24 year old Stockman from West Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 31 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1331 Private Herbert Victor MAUCH, a 20 year old Labourer from Yangan, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 May 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 20 October 1917.

1336 Private Ernest McAULIFFE, a 20 year old Clerk from Kangaroo Pt, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 23 December 1919.

1358 Private Alexander McDONALD, a 24 year old Contractor from Kingaroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 1 May 1919.

1337 Private Alexander McDOUGALL, a 40 year old Carter from Soudan East Paddington, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 26 December 1918.

1338 Private Hugh McKENZIE, a 40 year old Miner from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 26 September 1917.

1339 Private George McLEAN, an 18 year old Bullock driver from Esk, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

1335 Private Elmo Rex MILLER, a 21 year old Butcher from Bega, New South Wales. He enlisted on 17 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

1333 Private Raymond MOORE, a 23 year old Labourer from Warwick via Cowra, New South Wales. He enlisted on 4 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

1334 Private William Horace MORGAN, a 22 year old Fireman from Anthony Station via Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 November 1916.

 

1340 Private Eugene McCarthy O'RIORDAN, a 21 year old Stockman from Lilyvale, Queensland. He enlisted on 28 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

 

1341 Private William Joseph PARKES, a 23 year old Carpenter from Ballina, New South Wales. He enlisted on 11 May 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 9 August 1916.

1342 Private William Henry PATTERSON, a 27 year old Stockman from Cairns, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1343 Private William Thomas PILE, a 22 year old Labourer from Upper Meroo, New South Wales. He enlisted on 12 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 March 1919.

 

1345 Private George Glenrock SMITH, an 18 year old Clerk from Esk, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 22 September 1919.

1344 Private Joseph Michael SMITH, a 22 year old Labourer from Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1346 Private Samuel Norbury SWINDELLS, a 21 year old Clerk from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 November 1919.

 

1347 Private Ernest Murray TATE, an 18 year old Draper from The Valley, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

1348 Private William Henry TEES, a 43 year old Labourer from Bell via Dalby, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 May 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 22 January 1917.

1350 Private Leonard Stanley TOMKINS, a 27 year old Labourer from Belmont, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1352 Private James WALL, a 35 year old Labourer from Springthorpe, New South Wales. He enlisted on 4 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 20 May 1919.

 

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Steve Becker who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item.

 

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Further Reading:

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Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 10th Reinforcements

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Wednesday, 4 November 2009 10:38 AM EAST
The First Battle of Gaza, Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917, 6th Light Horse Regiment, War Diary Account
Topic: AIF - 2B - 6 LHR

The First Battle of Gaza

Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917

6th Light Horse Regiment, War Diary Account

 


 

6th Light Horse Regiment, War Diary Account.

 

The following is a transcription of the Account from the War Diary of the 6th Light Horse Regiment detailing its role at the First Battle of Gaza, Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917.

 

Shunnar, 25 March 1917

Regiment marched out from Shunnar at 0230 and bivouacked at Deir el Belah 1000. Strength marching out 22 Officers, 426 Other Ranks and 519 horses.


Gaza, 26 March 1917

Marched out from Belah to Gaza 0300 with Brigade. 2 Squadrons were in reserve to 5th and 7th Light Horse Regiments north east of Gaza. 3 Troops under Major Cross and 1 Troop with Lieutenant Hardy were detailed to delay enemy reinforcements arriving by beach route. 1 Troops cleared Beit Hanun at 1230. "A" and "B" Squadrons under Major White formed an outpost line at eastern sandhills to beach, a distance of about 4 miles, protecting Brigade from rear.


Deir el Belah 27 March 1917

Left Gaza 2400 and marched in to Belah arriving there 0730 on 27 March 1917, watered and rode out to bivouac about 1 mile from old bivouac, remained here all day and again watered in bivouac for night about 1 mile away in good feed country. No casualties.

 

War Diaries

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Australian Light Horse Studies Centre, AIF War Diaries of the Great War, Site Transcription Policy 

 

 

Further Reading:

6th Light Horse Regiment, AIF

6th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

The First Battle of Gaza, Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917

The First Battle of Gaza, Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917, Allied Forces, Roll of Honour

The Palestine Campaign, 1917 - 1918

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: The First Battle of Gaza, Palestine, 26 to 27 March 1917, 6th Light Horse Regiment, War Diary Account


Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Saturday, 19 February 2011 8:53 AM EAST
Saturday, 25 March 2006
2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 11th Reinforcements
Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR

2nd LHR, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 11th Reinforcements


HMAT A47 Mashobra

 

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 11th Reinforcements, embarked from Sydney, New South Wales on board HMAT A47 Mashobra 4 October 1915.

The HMAT A47 Mashobra weighed 8,174 tons with an average cruise speed of 12.5 knots or 23.15 kmph. It was owned by the British India SN Co Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 21 December 1916. The Mashobra was torpedoed and sunk in the Mediterranean, 15 April 1917.

The ensuing individual soldier's embarkation information contains the following details:

Rank on embarkation;

Full name of the soldier; 

Declared age of the soldier;

The last occupation held;

The last address as a civilian;

Enlistment Date; and,

Fate.

 

Embarkation Roll

 

1381 Private Robert John ADAMS, a 23 year old Wardsman from Leichhardt, New South Wales. He enlisted on 26 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 March 1919.

1382 Private Robert AHERN, a 20 year old Stockman from Alderley, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 December 1918.

1387 Private Charles William ALLEN, a 30 year old Wool classer from North Brighton, Victoria. He enlisted on 26 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

1464 Private William Leith ANDERSON, a 31 year old Carpenter from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 28 August 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 3 February 1917.

 

1383 Private James Thomas BAKER, a 23 year old Labourer from Dalby, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

1691 Private Frank Charles BARBER, a 24 year old Labourer from Crows Nest, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 September 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1384 Private Victor Leonard BARTLETT, an 18 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 March 1916.

1385 Private Campbell BELL, a 21 year old Grazier from Cooparoo, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 19 May 1919.

1689 Private Fergus Weale BOADLE, a 21 year old Farmer from Glen Helen, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 18 July 1919.

1388 Private Jonathan Fleming Robert BONDLE, a 29 year old Farmer from Wonga, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 27 April 1919.

1489 Private Robert Hutchison BOYD, a 32 year old Labourer from GPO Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 April 1916.

1389 Private Henry BOYTER, a 19 year old Dairyman from Swan Bay, New South Wales. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1390 Private Norman Keith BRADY, a 21 year old Seaman from Leongatha, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 12 March 1920.

1690 Private William George BURFORD, a 25 year old Stockman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 April 1919.

1376 Acting Sergeant Robert Dingwell BUTTERCASE, a 33 year old Engineer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 7 April 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 5 April 1918.

1380 Acting Corporal John James BYRNES, a 42 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 April 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 April 1917.

 

1391 Private Jack Froggart CALDWELL, a 24 year old Overseer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1392 Private Allan John CAMERON, a 25 year old Engine driver from Bundaberg, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 15 April 1917.

1693 Private Robert Theodore CARDNO, a 21 year old Labourer from Ingham, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1393 Private Martin Joseph CARIUS, a 23 year old Farmer from Fairfield, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1394 Private James CARSON, a 26 year old Carter from Nudgee, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

1395 Private Emerson CASTLE, a 24 year old Labourer from Mitchell, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1694 Private Francis William CAVE, a 29 year old Labourer from West End, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 October 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 1 January 1919.

1396 Private Robert Forsyth CHRISTIE, a 43 year old Farmer from Jimboomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 21 March 1919.

1476 Private John Alfred Victor CLARKE, a 20 year old Labourer from Seaforth Liverpool, New South Wales. He enlisted on 30 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

1491 Private Alfred CLAYSON, a 21 year old Packer from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1692 Private Henry COLBRAN, a 27 year old Stockman from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1397 Private Thomas Roy COPELAND, a 19 year old Farmer from Mundubberra, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1488 Private Eric William COWLEY, a 24 year old Stock Inspector from Dungay, New South Wales. He enlisted on 22 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

Second Lieutenant Leslie Norman CRICHTON, a 23 year old Bank clerk from West End, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 April 1918.

1398 Private Leopold George CROSSWELL, a 23 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1399 Private Rodrick George CUMMING, a 22 year old Stockman from Red Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 7 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 November 1917.

1400 Private Thomas Andrew CUNNINGHAM, a 25 year old Carpenter from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 July 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 4 August 1916.

 

1401 Private Alfred DALE, a 27 year old Drover from Alpha, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 October 1918.

1402 Private John Hallinan DALTON, a 22 year old Rail worker from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.

1697 Private Maughan John DAVEY, a 21 year old Carpenter from Maryborough, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 July 1919.

1696 Private Frederick Hollier DAVIS, an 18 year old Labourer from Emasleigh, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 January 1919.

1403 Private Sidney DELEMERE, an 18 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 September 1919.

1404 Private James Leslie DILLON, a 24 year old Blacksmith from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 10 January 1919.

1405 Private Frederick James DUFFIN, a 19 year old Farmer from Mundubbera, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1406 Private Percival Richard DUNMALL, a 24 year old Driver from Paddington, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 March 1919.

 

1407 Private Clifford Moss EDMUNDS, a 23 year old Contractor from Tiaro, Queensland. He enlisted on 2 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 May 1918.

1698 Private Harold Brisbane Victor EDWARDS, an 18 year old Labourer from Indooroopilly, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 June 1916.

1408 Private Frederick Arthur ELLIOTT, an 18 year old Boilermaker from Woodburn, New South Wales. He enlisted on 5 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1409 Private Charles EMERY, a 21 year old Butcher from Coorabel Creek, New South Wales. He enlisted on 7 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

 

1410 Private Lionel James Edward FAIRWEATHER, a 19 year old Stockman from Bajoel, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 May 1918.

1411 Private Joseph FARRAR, a 31 year old Orchardist from Kyoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 22 January 1917.

1699 Private Ernest Edward FAWCETT, a 25 year old Coal Miner from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 9 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 March 1919.

1412 Private John James FEGAN, a 25 year old Stockman from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 10 April 1919.

1413 Private Thomas White FOLLOWS, a 21 year old Pastoralist from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.

1700 Private Malcolm FRASER, a 27 year old Stockman from Glen Innes, New South Wales. He enlisted on 22 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1415 Private Harold Archibald FREE, a 19 year old Farmer from Corndale Hermitage, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1416 Private Wallace Wolseley FREEMAN, an 18 year old Apprentice Fitter from Sherwood, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1417 Private Arthur Edmund GATES, a 22 year old Farmer from Milton, New South Wales. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1703 Private Ernest Edward GIBSON, a 25 year old Labourer from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

1418 Private William GILLESPIE, a 25 year old Grazier from Clunes, Victoria. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 10 April 1919.

1419 Acting Corporal John GILMOUR, a 33 year old Storeman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 26 September 1917.

1420 Acting Corporal Walter George GOULD, a 34 year old Teacher from Mondure Nth, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 January 1919.

1702 Private Roy GRANT, an 18 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1701 Private Robert GREENHALGH, a 22 year old Labourer from Mt Morgan, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

1421 Private Thomas Kenny GWYNNE, a 22 year old Farmer from South Gundurimba, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and subsequently Died of Disease, 2 November 1918.

 

1422 Private John HANSEN, a 21 year old Painter from Browns Crossing, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

1423 Private Benjamin Turner HARRIS, a 23 year old Station hand from Mitchell, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1424 Private Henry Edward HARRIS, a 32 year old Horse driver from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1425 Private Walter HAUSKNECHT, a 22 year old Labourer from Spring Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 June 1919.

1426 Private Thomas Joseph HEALY, a 21 year old Labourer from Grantham, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1736 Private William James HEBSON, a 38 year old Labourer from Hammant, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

1430 Private Harry HELLIS, a 31 year old Steeplejack from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and subsequently was Discharged in Britain, 1 April 1919.

1377 Private David Birrell HERD, a 23 year old Bank Clerk from North Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and subsequently Died of Accident, 22 August 1916.

1427 Private William Sidney HICKS, a 19 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 July 1919.

1428 Acting Corporal Albert Harold HILL, a 27 year old Shearer from Hornsby, New South Wales. He enlisted on 30 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.

1706 Private Henry Harry HILLMAN, a 21 year old Labourer from Spring Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 27 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 June 1919.

1687 Private Ernest HODGSON, an 18 year old Grazier from Surat, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 16 May 1919.

1686 Acting Sergeant Thomas Fletcher HODGSON, a 23 year old Grazier from Retreat Surat, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 May 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1705 Private Edward HONEYBALL, a 20 year old Labourer from Maryborough, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 1 May 1919.

1429 Private David HOPE, a 22 year old Farmer from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 7 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1704 Private Charles HUTCHEON, a 24 year old Plumber from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 January 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.

 

1431 Private Henry William IMESON, an 18 year old Butcher from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 1 August 1919.

1707 Private George INGOLD, a 20 year old Butcher from Lutwyche, Queensland. He enlisted on 28 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 October 1919.

 

1432 Private Leonard John JENKINS, a 24 year old Stockman from Charleville, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1708 Private Charles JOHNSON, a 20 year old Tanner from Kedron, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war , 29 May 1919.

1433 Private Garnet Oliver JONES, an 18 year old Carrier from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1434 Private Neill JORGENSEN, a 24 year old Carpenter from Kingaroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 9 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1435 Private Stanley Gore JURD, a 22 year old Grazier from Tenterfield, New South Wales. He enlisted on 29 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 October 1919.

 

1436 Private George Samuel KEITH, a 28 year old Contractor from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

1709 Private Joseph KELLY, a 29 year old Digger from Mt Morgan, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 November 1916.

1437 Private Herbert Vincent KIRKWOOD, a 26 year old Hairdresser from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1438 Private William KNIGHT, a 21 year old Labourer from Bell via Dalby, Queensland. He enlisted on 22 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 27 April 1919.

 

1711 Private Charles Edward LAKE, a 22 year old Contractor from Road Vale, Queensland. He enlisted on 18 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 September 1919.

1712 Private William LAWSON, a 25 year old Tanner from Kedron, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.

1710 Private James Colin Hasty LAWTON, a 21 year old Carpenter from Drillham, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 11 August 1916.

1441 Private Vivian LAYTON, a 22 year old Labourer from South Grafton, New South Wales. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.

1440 Private Walter James LEGGETT, a 28 year old Rail examiner from Goondiwindi, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

1442 Private Peter Martin LIDGATE, a 27 year old Labourer from Omrah, Queensland. He enlisted on 2 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 May 1919.

1443 Private Rowland Alfred LITTLE, a 23 year old Farmer from Cowra, New South Wales. He enlisted on 26 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1444 Private Wilson Fitzroy LITTLER, a 28 year old Engine fitter from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 February 1919.

 

1446 Private Robert MAYMAN, a 21 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 August 1919.

1450 Private William Alexander McCARTHY, an 18 year old Motor driver from Walcha, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1451 Private Crichton McDOUALL, a 25 year old Grazier from Calliope station via Gladstone, Queensland. He enlisted on 7 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 11 August 1919.

1716 Private Michael Leslie McGRATH, a 22 year old Farmer from Wyreema, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 May 1919.

1715 Private Gordon Weir McINTYRE, a 19 year old Grazier from Strathmore Mula, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1379 Acting Sergeant Edward Daniel McKEE, an 18 year old Farmer from Forest Hill via Gatton, Queensland. He enlisted on 1 June 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 May 1918.

1719 Private Malcolm McKINLAY, a 20 year old Labourer from Bell via Dalby, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 July 1919.

1717 Private John Alexander McLACHLAN, a 25 year old Farmer from Harwood Island, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1453 Private James George McLEAN, a 19 year old Farmer from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

1718 Private Duncan McPHEE, a 21 year old Farmer from Palmers Channel, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1479 Private Charles Edward MILLER, an 18 year old Labourer from Warwick, Queensland. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1447 Private William Collinson MOFFATT, a 23 year old Chauffeur from East Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1378 Acting Sergeant Albert John MORGAN, a 24 year old Bookkeeper from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 8 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.

1448 Private Sidney Herbert MORGAN, a 21 year old Grocer from Toowoomba, Queensland. He enlisted on 2 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 July 1918.

1714 Private James MOYLAN, a 23 year old Labourer from Ipswich, Queensland. He enlisted on 1 September 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 February 1919.

1449 Private Herbert Charles MUNRO, a 26 year old Farmer from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1721 Private Isaac Thomas NASH, a 21 year old Labourer from Yarraman Creek Brisbane Valley, Queensland. He enlisted on 11 August 1915; and subsequently Died of Accident, 5 March 1916.

1720 Private Gordon Matheson NICHOLSON, a 21 year old Farmer from Harwood Island, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 18 February 1919.

1454 Private Arthur Lloyd NOBLE, a 20 year old Freezer from New Farm, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 28 August 1919.

1455 Private Wilfred John NORTHFIELD, a 23 year old Farmer from Tabulam, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1456 Private William Gwynne NORTHFIELD, a 24 year old Farmer from South Gundrimba, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

 

1457 Private Ernest Alfred O'CONNOR, a 34 year old Barber from Cleveland, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 29 May 1919.

1724 Private Clarence Richmond OLSEN, an 18 year old Mechanic from Chelmer via Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 2 January 1919.

1722 Private Robert John OWEN, a 23 year old Labourer from Painters Creek via Nambour, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 June 1918.

1723 Private Ramsay OWENS, a 19 year old Labourer from Rockhampton, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

 

1487 Private Herbert PAINTON, a 20 year old Carpenter from Maryborough, Queensland. He enlisted on 1 September 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 26 January 1919.

1725 Private Howard Ephriam PARKER, a 28 year old Teamster from Mt Crosby, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1458 Private Vere Reginald PENNEFATHER, a 25 year old Surveyor from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1459 Private Robert Henry PERRETT, a 32 year old Farmer from Hinders, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 31 May 1919.

1460 Acting Corporal John Daniel PITTS, a 28 year old Farmer from Cooroy, Queensland. He enlisted on 5 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

Second Lieutenant George Thomas PLEDGER, a 25 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 26 December 1914; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 20 June 1919.

1481 Private Robert Lyon PONCHO, a 28 year old Drover from Cunnamulla, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1461 Private Alfred RALSTON, a 29 year old Traveller from Farley, New South Wales. He enlisted on 6 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 24 January 1919.

1728 Private Gavin John RANKIN, a 32 year old Carter from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

1730 Private Oswald Ivan REA, an 18 year old Student from South Grafton, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 August 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 15 April 1917.

1727 Private Francis Joseph RIGGALL, an 18 year old Labourer from Amby, Queensland. He enlisted on 24 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 October 1916.

1726 Private Arthur George ROBERTSON, a 25 year old Blacksmith from Milton, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1688 Acting Corporal Francis Kersey James ROBERTSON, a 20 year old Stockman from Indooroopilly, Queensland. He enlisted on 3 August 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 9 January 1917.

1482 Private William Thomas Malcolm ROBERTSON, a 29 year old Labourer from Clermont, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

 

1731 Private Thomas Mitchell SCOTT, a 21 year old Labourer from Mungallala, Queensland. He enlisted on 17 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1452 Private William SHORT, a 21 year old Labourer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 29 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 31 March 1919.

1439 Private William Robert SIMPKINS, a 31 year old Labourer from Casino, New South Wales. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1467 Private John Henry SMITH, a 44 year old Farmer from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 20 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 March 1917.

1484 Private Jack STAFFORD, a 23 year old Stockman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 6 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

1485 Private Percy George STAFFORD, a 25 year old Stockman from Penrith, Queensland. He enlisted on 10 May 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 26 February 1919.

1468 Private Arthur John SULLIVAN, a 28 year old Plumber from Wynnum, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

1732 Private George SULLIVAN, an 18 year old Joiner from Chalmer, Queensland. He enlisted on 23 August 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 4 August 1916.

 

1733 Private Alec TAYLOR, a 19 year old Trainer from Red Hill, Queensland. He enlisted on 13 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

 

1462 Private Thomas WAGNER, an 18 year old Labourer from Bishops Lodge, Queensland. He enlisted on 3 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 December 1918.

1469 Private James WALCOT, a 23 year old Stockman from Bajool, Queensland. He enlisted on 21 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.

1735 Private Thomas WATERS, an 18 year old Miner from Gympie, Queensland. He enlisted on 16 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 9 November 1919.

1470 Private David Ord WEATHERLEY, a 24 year old Farmer from Biggenden, Queensland. He enlisted on 9 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.

1445 Private George Rickart WEEKS, a 21 year old Labourer from South Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 14 August 1915; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 31 October 1917.

1734 Private Harry Turner WHITEHEAD, a 23 year old Labourer from Kedron, Queensland. He enlisted on 30 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 June 1916.

1471 Private John Ernest WILSON, a 27 year old Blacksmith from Tingha, New South Wales. He enlisted on 10 July 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 July 1916.

1473 Private Edmund Joseph WOOD, a 28 year old Dairyman from Brisbane, Queensland. He enlisted on 12 August 1915; and at the conclusion of the war, Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

1472 Private Alfred Clive WOOSTER, a 19 year old Student from Parramatta, New South Wales. He enlisted on 15 July 1915; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 2 November 1917.

 

1474 Private Allan Edgar ZOLLNER, a 21 year old Stockman from Sydney, New South Wales. He enlisted on 3 August 1915; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 June 1918.

 

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Steve Becker who provided much of the raw material that appears in this item.

 

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Further Reading:

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 11th Reinforcements

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