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Tuesday, 9 May 2006
4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Suevic Group
Topic: AIF - 4B - 4 LHR

4th LHR, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Suevic Group

 

HMAT A29 Suevic, 1919

 

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 27th Reinforcement Suevic Group, embarked from Melbourne, Victoria on board HMAT A29 Suevic 21 June 1917.

The HMAT A29 Suevic weighed 12,531 tons with an average cruise speed of 13 knots or 24.07 kmph. It was owned by the Oceanic SN Co Ltd, Liverpool, and leased by the Commonwealth until 9 September 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

 

3569 Private Sydney BISHOP, a 21 year old Barman from Harden, New South Wales. He enlisted on 30 January 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 July 1917.

3571 Private Robert Henry BLAIR, a 29 year old Labourer from Watchem, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 April 1919.

3573 Private Lawrence Claude BROOKS, a 22 year old Farmer from Ouyen, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.

3572 Private Duncan Gowan BROWN, a 19 year old Bank clerk from Malvern, Victoria. He enlisted on 26 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.

 

3568 Private Leslie James CHAPMAN, a 29 year old Saddler and farmer from Nagambie, Victoria. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 2 December 1912.

 

3575 Private Charles Alfred DEAM, a 21 year old Saddler from Wangaratta, Victoria. He enlisted on 23 February 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 31 January 1918.

 

3576 Private Francis William FLUENT, an 18 year old Shop worker from Gunbower, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 June 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 June 1919.

 

3577 Private William John GILCHRIST, a 31 year old Farmer from Watchem, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 November 1916; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 January 1918.

 

3578 Private John Donald LANDRIGAN, a 19 year old Contractor from Carisbrook, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.

3593 Private Harry LECHMERE, a 28 year old Shearer from Bendigo, Victoria. He enlisted on 31 January 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 December 1918.

 

3579 Private Leonard Fernside MARTIN, a 26 year old Farmer from Apollo Bay, Victoria. He enlisted on 25 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 February 1919.

 

3581 Private John NICHOLSON, a 28 year old Labourer from Essendon, Victoria. He enlisted on 12 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 June 1919.

3582 Private John Pitts NIND, an 18 year old Butter maker from East St Kilda, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.

 

3587 Private Reginald Joseph PATTERSON, a 37 year old Labourer from Box Hill, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 February 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 16 November 1918.

3584 Private Charles Valentine PAYNTER, a 25 year old Farmer from Rupanyup, Victoria. He enlisted on 19 July 1915; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 17 March 1919.

3586 Private Thomas Charles PICKERING, a 22 year old Farmer from Watchem via Donald, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 June 1919.

3585 Private Ernest Charles PLAISTED, a 21 year old Motor driver from Shepparton, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 January 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 20 June 1919.

 

3592 Private Albert Gordon SIMPSON, a 29 year old Labourer from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 30 November 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 1 August 1919.

 

3588 Private Percival THOMAS, a 19 year old Labourer from Boulder City, Western Australia. He enlisted on 17 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 1 August 1919.

3580 Private James Walter THOMPSON, a 23 year old Driver from Fitzroy, Victoria. He enlisted on 7 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 August 1918.

3595 Private Reginald James THOMPSON, a 22 year old Miner from Nambrok, Kilmany, Victoria. He enlisted on 27 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 20 December 1919.

 

3589 Private Alfred Ernest WILLIAMS, a 21 year old Clerk from Brunswick, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 6 July 1919.

3597 Private William Thomas WILLMOTT, a 31 year old Carpenter from Elsternwick, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 February 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.

 

3590 Private Isaac ZIMMER, a 25 year old Farmer from Watchem, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 14 January 1919.

 

Previous: 26th Reinforcement

Next: 27th Reinforcement - Boorara Group

 

Sources Used:

National Archives Service File.

Embarkation Roll, AWM8, Class 10, Light Horse.

Nominal Roll, AWM133, Nominal Roll of Australian Imperial Force who left Australia for service abroad, 1914-1918 War.

Collected Records of Steve Becker.

 

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

 

Further Reading:

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour  

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Suevic Group

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Sunday, 6 December 2009 9:38 PM EAST
4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Boorara Group
Topic: AIF - 4B - 4 LHR

4th LHR, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Boorara Group

 

HMAT A42 Boorara

 

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 27th Reinforcement Boorara Group, embarked from Melbourne, Victoria on board HMAT A42 Boorara 10 May 1917.

The HMAT A42 Boorara weighed 5,923 tons with an average cruise speed of 10.5 knots or 19.44 kmph. The Boorara was previously a captured German vessel called Pfalz. It was manned by Australia officers and crew and transferred to Commonwealth Government Line, 24 June 1919.

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

 

3510 Private Ernest George COLE, a 19 year old Farmer from Carlton, Victoria. He enlisted on 23 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3512 Private Frank Thomas DAVIES, a 24 year old Farmer from Rochester, Victoria. He enlisted on 10 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3526 Private William DEVINE, a 35 year old Groom from Glenferrie, Victoria. He enlisted on 30 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3511 Private Thomas Mason DUGGAN, a 33 year old Farmer from Lara Lake, Victoria. He enlisted on 20 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

 

3513 Private John Percy Lemon GAYLARD, a 27 year old Blacksmith from Colac, Victoria. He enlisted on 29 January 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3509 Private Lionel Leonard GORDON, a 38 year old Cook from Koroit, Victoria. He enlisted on 8 March 1917; and subsequently Died of Disease, 24 July 1917.

 

3514 Private William Henderson HALLIDAY, a 36 year old Saddler from West Brunswick, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3516 Private John Emmett HARTLEY, an 18 year old Farmer from Albert Park, Victoria. He enlisted on 3 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 January 1919.

3508 Acting Sergeant James Alexander HENDERSON, a 21 year old Orchardist from Ardmona, Victoria. He enlisted on 7 August 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3517 Private Stanley William HUNT, a 23 year old Farm Labourer from Sunbury, Victoria. He enlisted on 21 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

3519 Private John Campbell HUNTER, a 26 year old Farmer from Warracknabeal, Victoria. He enlisted on 31 October 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3520 Private Charles Hugh IBBS, a 28 year old Farmer from Swan Marsh, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 February 1917; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 16 July 1918.

 

3515 Private Lyle Vincent JACKSON, a 21 year old Blacksmith from Richmond, Victoria. He enlisted on 19 June 1915; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

3523 Private Charles Edward JOHNSON, a 45 year old Cook from South Morang, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 February 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

3521 Acting Corporal Ernest William JOHNSON, an 18 year old Clerk from Blackburn, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 18 February 1919.

3524 Private David Lewis JONES, a 43 year old Farrier from Archies Creek via Dalyston, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 1 January 1919.

3525 Private William JONES, a 23 year old Labourer from Wonthaggi, Victoria. He enlisted on 21 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 March 1919.

 

3529 Private Jack MASON, an 18 year old Farmer from Geelong, Victoria. He enlisted on 19 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3527 Private John McALPINE, a 44 year old Farmer from Telford, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3528 Private William Allan McKECHNIE, a 24 year old Farmer from St Arnaud, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

3541 Private John Joseph McNIFF, a 22 year old Driver from Malvern, Victoria. He enlisted on 16 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3522 Private William MOORFOOT, a 21 year old Carter from East Geelong, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.

3530 Private Bickley MURDOCH, a 26 year old Farmer from Gisborne, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3532 Private Clifford Francis PAGET, an 18 year old Labourer from Brighton, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3531 Private Thomas Walter PEARCE, a 22 year old Farmer from Warracknabeal, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3533 Private Frederick Dawson ROBINSON, a 24 year old Farmer from Kellalac via Warracknabeal, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 November 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3535 Private William Lawrence SMITH, an 18 year old Farmer from South Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.

3534 Private George Benjamin SMYTH, a 27 year old Farmer from Eskdale, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3538 Private James Arthur WALTERS, a 19 year old Boot maker from North Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 2 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3540 Private Herbert WHITEHEAD, a 22 year old Market gardener from Oakleigh, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.

3537 Private Peter WILSON, a 39 year old Dealer from South Preston, Victoria. He enlisted on 1 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 4 March 1919.

3539 Private Stanley George WOODS, a 26 year old Driver from Ballarat, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

Previous: 27th Reinforcement - Suevic Group

Next: 28th Reinforcement - Port Lincoln Group

 

Sources Used:

National Archives Service File.

Embarkation Roll, AWM8, Class 10, Light Horse.

Nominal Roll, AWM133, Nominal Roll of Australian Imperial Force who left Australia for service abroad, 1914-1918 War.

Collected Records of Steve Becker.

 

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

 

Further Reading:

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour  

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 27th Reinforcement Boorara Group

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Sunday, 6 December 2009 9:35 PM EAST
3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, "A" Squadron
Topic: AIF - 1B - 3 LHR

3rd LHR, AIF

3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, "A" Squadron

 

HMAT A17 Port Lincoln

 

3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, "A" Squadron, embarked from Adelaide, South Australia on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln 20 October 1914.

The HMAT A17 Port Lincoln weighed 7,243 tons with an average cruise speed of 12 knots or 22.22 kmph. It was owned by the Commonwealth & Dominion Line Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 26 September 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.

 

Finding more about a service person.

See: Navigating the National Archives Service File 

 

Embarkation Roll

 

102 Private Maurice ADAMS, a 34 year old Groom from Prospect, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 October 1918.

515 Private Harry Richmond ALDRIDGE, a 23 year old Pastoralist from Richmond Park, South Australia. He enlisted on 15 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 July 1917.

104 Lance Corporal William ALEXANDER, a 32 year old Policeman from Police Barracks Broken Hill, New South Wales. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 18 December 1917.

96 Driver Otto Bernhardt ANDERSON, a 23 year old Policeman from Broken Hill, New South Wales. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

105 Private Roseberry Ross ANSON, a 19 year old Clerk from North Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently was Discharged in Britain, 6 October 1915.

 

210 Private Gilbert Ernest BAKER, a 22 year old Labourer from Blackwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 7 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 May 1916.

524 Private Alexander Hartley BAX, a 20 year old Jockey from Tumby Bay, Tasmania. He enlisted on 16 September 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 30 May 1915.

106 Private Ben Robert BAX, a 24 year old Colt breaker from Mt Pleasant, South Australia. He enlisted on 27 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

107 Private Murray Charles BAX, a 27 year old Auctioneer from Mt Pleasant, South Australia. He enlisted on 27 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 10 January 1917.

64 Squadron Sergeant Major Charles Robert BAXTER, a 27 year old Carpenter from Rosebery, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 28 January 1916.

109 Private Thomas Gillespie BELL, a 21 year old Fruit grower from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

Second Lieutenant John Theodore BIGG, a 24 year old Carpenter from McLaren Vale. He enlisted on 19 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 31 May 1919.

110 Private Herman Albert BLACK, a 23 year old Labourer from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

111 Private Frank Mead BLACKWELL, a 21 year old Bank Clerk from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

112 Private Charles BOWERS, a 29 year old Quarryman Labourer from Magill, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

113 Lance Corporal Stanley Ernest BOWYER, a 19 year old Teamster from Woodville, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 9 January 1917.

Lieutenant Halcombe Ferrier BROCK, a 27 year old Accountant from Port Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 14 September 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 2 June 1915.

103 Private Roy William BROWN, a 19 year old Labourer from Mt Gambier, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 9 January 1917.

114 Private Paul BUZACOTT, a 19 year old Labourer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 18 December 1918.

 

124 Private John Robert CALLANDER, a 27 year old Iron worker from Mt Gambier, South Australia. He enlisted on 26 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 July 1918.

70 Sergeant Francis Cecil CARTER, a 28 year old Clerk from Orroroo, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 14 December 1918.

120 Private Robert Angus COCK, a 23 year old Forest worker from Aberdeen via Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

509 Private Clement Reuben COLLINS, a 22 year old Clerk from Torrensville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 March 1916.

116 Private Edward Cyril COLLINS, a 21 year old Farmer from Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 27 August 1917.

117 Private Harry Stanley CONIGRAVE, a 32 year old Civil Servant from Blackwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 December 1915.

118 Private James Lawrence CONNELL, a 20 year old Labourer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 August 1917.

121 Private Eric CORNELIUS, a 22 year old Farmer from Kadina, South Australia. He enlisted on 28 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 28 December 1917.

119 Private Horace Donald COSGROVE, a 25 year old Butcher from Magill, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 7 January 1919.

122 Private William Reginald COWAN, a 21 year old Labourer from Port Augusta, South Australia. He enlisted on 28 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 September 1918.

69 Sergeant Darcy James COX, a 24 year old Farmer from Mt Rodney, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

123 Private John Bell CURRIE, a 31 year old Rail porter from Norwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 19 January 1916.

 

125 Private Edward Watkin DAVIES, a 27 year old Fruit grower from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 January 1920.

126 Private Percy Ernest DAVIS, a 26 year old Policeman from Police Barracks, Broken Hill, New South Wales. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 December 1917.

82 Sergeant Edgar Frederick DeLATOUR, a 29 year old Farmer from Paringa, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 23 May 1915.

83 Corporal George Owen DENT, a 35 year old Farmer from Kingston, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 May 1916.

Second Lieutenant Archibald DICK, a 24 year old Farmer from Mt Templeton, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

127 Private Donald Roy DOUGLAS, a 30 year old Overseer from Hawthorn, South Australia. He enlisted on 1 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

128 Private Graham DOW, a 20 year old Farmer from Nairne, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

89 Bugler Macfarlane William DOW, a 19 year old Clerk from Nairne, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 October 1918.

 

134 Private Leonard Ridgeway EASTHER, a 25 year old Clerk from Quorn, South Australia. He enlisted on 31 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 4 August 1916.

84 Corporal Signaller Julius David EITZEN, a 20 year old Clerk from Glenelg, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

135 Private Ashley Kent EKINS, a 25 year old Orchardist from Kent Town, South Australia. He enlisted on 4 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.

130 Private Herbert John ELLIS, a 32 year old Labourer from Rosewater, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 7 August 1915.

131 Private William George ELLIS, a 20 21 year old Labourer / Soldier from East Hill, South Australia / Lockhart, New South Wales. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 29 September 1916.

133 Private Claude William EMMEL, a 25 year old Farrier from Yorketown, South Australia. He enlisted on 31 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 August 1915.

 

136 Private Stanley Longhurst FARRELL, a 22 year old Motor Mechanic from Poltallach station via Milang, South Australia. He enlisted on 27 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 24 November 1919.

78 S/Smith Cpl Leonard James FAWCETT, a 23 year old Clerk from Kapunda, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 October 1918.

97 Driver Gordon Silas FIDLER, a 20 year old Labourer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 19 August 1916.

 

141 Private Charles Edward GODDARD, a 24 year old Farmer from Rose Park, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 22 August 1919.

138 Private Francis Lister GODLEE, a 24 year old Baker from Prospect, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

140 Private Arthur Raymond GOOD, a 20 year old Telegraphist from Parkside, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 January 1916.

20 Bugler Cyril Gordon GOOD, a 22 year old Saddler from Parkside, South Australia. He enlisted on 23 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 January 1918.

139 Private Frederick Edwards GREENHAM, a 37 year old Butcher from Medindie, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 August 1915.

 

152 Private Reginald HALL, a 20 year old Driver from Gawler, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 15 April 1917.

142 Private William Morris HARRELL, a 21 year old Plumber from Rose Park, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 14 August 1915.

72 Sergeant Angus HASTINGS, a 23 year old Farmer from Mt Gambier, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 21 November 1918.

143 Private George Harold HATHERLY, a 26 year old Blacksmith from Port Augusta, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

81 Corporal James Ernest HATHERLY, a 22 year old Farmer from Mt Bryan, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

149 Private George Andrew HAYES, a 19 year old Labourer from Kingston, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

145 Private Percy Clifford HERBERT, a 20 year old Boot maker from Kooringa, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently was Discharged, 18 December 1918.

144 Private Herbert Damien HERKES, a 23 year old Salesman from North Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 29 August 1914; and subsequently was Discharged, 21 December 1916.

147 Private Vernon HOCKING, a 28 year old Clerk from Semaphore, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 September 1918.

148 Private Daniel HOLLAND, a 37 year old Labourer from Gawler, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 October 1915.

150 Private Charles Roy HOWARD, a 22 year old Clerk from Lower Mitcham, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 September 1918.

151 Private John Gilmore HOWARD, a 21 year old Clerk from Lower Mitcham, South Australia. He enlisted on 29 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 January 1919.

 

153 Private Herschel INGLIS, a 29 year old Miner from Kadina, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 September 1918.

 

154 Private Clifford Charles JACKSON, a 25 year old Overseer from Helmsdale, South Australia. He enlisted on 10 September 1914; and subsequently was Discharged, 21 July 1920.

519 Private Ronald Ferguson Henshaw JACKSON, a 23 year old Station hand from Mitcham, South Australia. He enlisted on 14 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 December 1918.

155 Private Aloysius JOHNSON, a 21 year old Colt breaker from Queenstown, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 August 1915.

101 Private Clarence Cleveland JOHNSON, a 25 year old Farmer from Owen, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

95 Lance Corporal Whitlock JONES, a 33 year old Horticulturist from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 May 1916.

156 Private David JUDD, a 19 year old Farmer from Two Wells, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 December 1918.

 

158 Private Richard Patrick KENNEDY, a 25 year old Rail porter from Mt Gambier, South Australia. He enlisted on 2 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 12 July 1919.

157 Private David Hatton KILLICOAT, a 22 year old Grazier from St Peters, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 March 1919.

71 Sergeant Phillip Darby KILLICOAT, a 24 year old Farmer from Joslin, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 19 September 1915.

94 Driver Christopher KOLL, a 22 year old Labourer from Torrensville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 24 December 1918.

 

159 Private Walter Robert LEE, a 22 year old Mechanic from Kooringa Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 22 January 1920.

98 Private John LESLIE, a 28 year old Colt breaker from Konwarra, Kangaroo Island. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 August 1915.

85 Shoeing Smith Frank Griffiths LEWIS, a 27 year old Shoe smith from Gladstone, South Australia. He enlisted on 31 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

Second Lieutenant Lancelot Ashley LEWIS, a 29 year old Pastoral Inspector from Kooringa, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 May 1917.

160 Private Cecil Clyde LORD, a 28 year old Cordial maker from Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

80 Corporal Edward Whitaker LOWNDES, a 31 year old Clerk from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 28 May 1915.

517 Private Frank Russell LUCAS, a 26 year old Bank Clerk from Malvern, South Australia. He enlisted on 8 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 1 April 1919.

 

161 Private Harold Robert MACK, a 24 year old Labourer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 27 May 1915.

162 Private Thomas George MARSHALL, a 30 year old Farmer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 January 1919.

163 Private Harry MARTIN, a 30 year old Labourer from Kingston, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 16 October 1915.

164 Private George Charles MATTHEWS, a 37 year old Labourer from Hindmarsh, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 March 1915.

168 Private Donald McCONACHIE, a 29 year old Farmer from Bute, South Australia. He enlisted on 2 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 21 January 1916.

523 Private Herbert Ernest McDONALD, a 33 year old Stock salesman from Crystal Brook, South Australia. He enlisted on 15 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

526 Private Alexander Bruce McVICAR, a 23 year old Labourer from Jamestown, South Australia. He enlisted on 16 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 May 1919.

516 Private Frederick Dudley MELVILLE, a 23 24 year old Forest worker / Forester from Wirrabara Forest Wirrabara, South Australia. He enlisted on 11 September 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 15 October 1918.

165 Private Eric Giles MILLER, a 25 year old Fitter from North Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 18 January 1919.

525 Private James Robert MILLS, a 36 year old Labourer from Lower Mitcham, South Australia. He enlisted on 11 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

73 Sergeant Joseph Hubert MITCHELL, a 42 year old Clerk from Prospect, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 April 1917.

166 Private Arthur Reece MORRIS, a 20 year old Boot maker from Mt Gambier, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 4 October 1918.

87 Shoeing Smith Henry Wakefield MORRIS, a 24 year old Farrier from Norwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

167 Private George Howard MOSS, a 20 year old Butcher from Smithfield, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 22 September 1918.

 

169 Private David Arthur NELSON, a 27 year old Fireman from Goodwood Park, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 October 1918.

170 Private Donald NICHOLSON, a 19 year old Labourer from Kingston, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Disease, 11 October 1918.

171 Private Richard James NOURSE, a 19 year old Labourer from Copper House, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

 

172 Driver Victor Paul ODGERS, a 34 year old Horticulturist from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 December 1918.

173 Private Oliver Nathaniel John OSBORN, a 21 year old Labourer from Port Adelaide, South Australia / Rosewater, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.

174 Private Norman Richard OWEN, a 21 year old Farm hand from Tarlee, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 23 September 1919.

 

65 Quartermaster Sergeant Major Robert Adlem PAPPS, a 23 year old Iron monger from Walkerville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 7 January 1917.

75 Corporal William Verco PATERSON, a 21 year old Engine fitter Engineer from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 April 1919.

175 Private Ernest Arthur Jeffrey PEDERICK, a 36 year old Farmer from Two Wells, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

176 Private Astley Ford PILKINGTON, a 19 year old Farmer from Walkerville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 15 May 1915, and subsequently was buried at sea.

177 Private Kenneth PITMAN, a 19 year old Packer from Magill, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 September 1916.

178 Private Edward POOLE, a 23 year old Labourer from Kingston, South Australia. He enlisted on 25 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 26 August 1919.

179 Private Stanley Keoppen PORTER, a 27 year old Engine driver from Mypolonga Murray bridge, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 March 1916.

Honorary Major Philip Henry PRIESTLEY, a 42 year old Accountant / Dentist from Blackwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 3 May 1918.

 

180 Private Albert QUINTON, a 27 year old Carpenter from Prospect, South Australia. He enlisted on 27 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

 

91 Private John Frederick RABY, a 29 year old Seaman from Port Pirie, South Australia. He enlisted on 29 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 17 September 1915.

183 Corporal Joseph Marmion RANFORD, a 33 year old Ganger from Semaphore, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 21 June 1916.

188 Private Henry Oliver RIGGS, a 27 year old Labourer from Gawler West, South Australia. He enlisted on 31 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1918.

184 Private Richard Leslie ROADS, a 21 year old Labourer from Woodville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 21 June 1915, and subsequently was buried at sea.

185 Private Percival Thomas ROGERS, a 26 year old Horticulturist from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 29 January 1919.

181 Private John Anstice ROSS, a 19 year old Farmer from Waikerie, South Australia. He enlisted on 1 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 8 March 1919.

182 Private Leslie ROSS, a 23 year old Farmer from White Warta, South Australia. He enlisted on 1 September 1914; and subsequently Died of Accident, 7 April 1915.

186 Private Ernest Hasting RUSSELL, a 42 year old Cook from Lobethal, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 February 1915.

90 Bugler George Gordon RYAN, a 21 year old Carpenter from Norwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 27 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

187 Private John Daniel RYAN, a 27 year old Traveller from Norwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 18 November 1918.

 

77 Corporal Thomas Edward Reginald SADLIER, a 24 year old Librarian & Lecturer from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 March 1918.

189 Private Frank Ronald Gladstone SANDERS, a 21 year old Bank Clerk from Kingswood, South Australia. He enlisted on 25 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 March 1916.

191 Lance Corporal Morton Reginald SANDLAND, a 25 26 year old Sheep Farmer from Burra - Kooringa, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 31 October 1917.

192 Private Arnold Percival SCHMIDT, a 20 year old Labourer from Morgan, South Australia. He enlisted on 24 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 August 1918.

193 Private Charles Augustus SCHWARTZKOFF, a 25 year old Farm Labourer from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

68 Sergeant Douglas Elliott SCOTT, a 20 year old Farmer from Spring Bank, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 20 May 1915, and subsequently was buried at sea.

30 Private Lindsay William SCOTT, a 19 year old Station hand from Mt Barker, South Australia. He enlisted on 10 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 26 July 1919.

66 Farrier Sergeant Sydney Bruce SCOTT, a 26 year old Blacksmith from Spring Bank, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

74 Corporal Lionel Ephraim SLATER, a 24 year old Driver from St Peters, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 9 September 1916.

508 Private John Birmingham SPELLS, a 21 year old Agent from Port Wakefield, South Australia. He enlisted on 10 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 September 1915.

195 Private Victor Roy SWANN, a 25 year old Draper from Jamestown, South Australia. He enlisted on 28 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

196 Private Herbert Wright SWIFT, a 20 year old Clerk from Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 November 1918.

 

197 Private Edward Ashley TALBOT, a 21 year old Farmer from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 25 November 1918.

198 Private Lansley Edison TAPLIN, a 21 year old Auctioneer from Burra, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 31 July 1918.

199 Private George Raymond TODD, a 20 year old Clerk from Woodville, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 23 December 1918.

67 Sergeant Francis James TRELOAR, a 25 year old Sheep farmer from Mongalata via Kooringa, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

200 Private Charles Ralph TREVONOW, a 36 year old Cook from Parkside, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 3 February 1915.

201 Private Theodore Thomas TYDEMAN, a 26 year old Fruit grower from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 21 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 1 September 1917.

202 Corporal Thomas Frederick TYLER, a 24 year old Seaman from Magill, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 13 October 1915.

 

203 Private Thomas WALKER, a 28 year old Stockman from Port Elliott, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 12 August 1915.

92 Private Leslie Norman WARD, a 21 year old Clerk from Walkerville, South Australia. He enlisted on 26 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 February 1919.

88 Saddler Charles Scott WATSON, a 26 year old Blacksmith from De Gray Station, South Australia. He enlisted on 1 September 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.

205 Private Robert WAUCHOPE, a 36 year old Machinist from Exeter, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 March 1918.

86 Shoeing Smith Edward Alexander WAUGH, a 23 year old Farrier from Norwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 9 February 1916.

206 Private David WESTLEY, a 26 year old Labourer from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 22 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 7 November 1915.

Lieutenant Francis Michael WHITE, a 30 year old Grazier from Millicent, South Australia. He enlisted on 23 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 29 July 1915.

79 Lance Corporal Cecil Vernon WICKENS, a 25 year old Clerk from Blackwood, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 2 January 1919.

207 Private Arthur Ernest WILLIAMS, a 26 year old Motor driver from North Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 March 1918.

211 Private Frank Austin WILLIAMS, a 25 year old Artist from Walkerville, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 August 1915.

208 Private Gordon Westbrook WILSON, a 28 year old Labourer from Bordertown, South Australia. He enlisted on 19 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 November 1918.

209 Lance Corporal Frank Allan Percy WYLLIE, a 29 year old Fruit grower from Renmark, South Australia. He enlisted on 20 August 1914; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 8 October 1915.

 

 

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Sources Used:

National Archives Service File.

Embarkation Roll, AWM8, Class 10, Light Horse.

Nominal Roll, AWM133, Nominal Roll of Australian Imperial Force who left Australia for service abroad, 1914-1918 War.

Collected Records of Steve Becker.

 

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

 

Further Reading:

3rd Light Horse Regiment, AIF

3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour 

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, "A" Squadron

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Friday, 8 October 2010 6:28 AM EADT
Monday, 8 May 2006
4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Port Lincoln Group
Topic: AIF - 4B - 4 LHR

4th LHR, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Port Lincoln Group

 

HMAT A17 Port Lincoln

 

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 28th Reinforcement Port Lincoln Group, embarked from Melbourne, Victoria on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln 22 June 1917.

The HMAT A17 Port Lincoln weighed 7,243 tons with an average cruise speed of 12 knots or 22.22 kmph. It was owned by the Commonwealth & Dominion Line Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 26 September 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

 

3651 Private Reginald Francis BROWNE, a 31 year old Farmer from Pleasant Hills via Henty, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 17 July 1919.

 

3620 Private Wallace Hugh CHALMERS, a 21 year old Farmer from Mysia, Victoria. He enlisted on 11 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3623 Private George Frederick Preston COOK, a 31 year old Storeman from South Yarra, Victoria. He enlisted on 22 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 26 December 1918.

3622 Private Allan Gladstone CORRIE, an 18 year old Labourer from Port Albert, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3626 Private James Francis DeLaHENTY, a 27 year old Clerk from South Geelong, Victoria. He enlisted on 20 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 24 July 1919.

3613 Private Walter John DRAPER, a 44 year old Farmer from Whittlesea, Victoria. He enlisted on 10 April 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

 

3628 Private Wallace Edward Vance ELLIS, a 22 year old Driver from East Brunswick, Victoria. He enlisted on 21 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.

 

3629 Private Patrick Michael FLYNN, a 29 year old Farmer from Katamatite, Victoria. He enlisted on 28 September 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3633 Private Richard William HAMMILL, a 26 year old Driver from Collingwood, Victoria. He enlisted on 30 October 1916; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 28 December 1917.

3652 Private Leonard William HANCOCK, an 18 year old Blacksmith from Northcote, Victoria. He enlisted on 30 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 January 1919.

3624 Private James William HEATON, a 28 year old Labourer from Northcote, Victoria. He enlisted on 20 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.

3645 Private Leslie George HERTEL, a 19 year old Labourer from Fitzroy, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 April 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3634 Private Frederick Fredo HOUSTON, a 22 year old Tram worker / Labourer from Launceston, Tasmania. He enlisted on 2 September 1914; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

 

3654 Private Alexander LAMB, a 32 year old Shearer from Forest Lodge, New South Wales. He enlisted on 23 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 18 February 1919.

 

3635 Private Thomas Henry MANSELL, a 22 year old Labourer from Lethbridge, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 12 March 1920.

3649 Private Allan McTAVISH, a 39 year old Contractor from Nyah, Victoria. He enlisted on 14 April 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 16 May 1919.

 

3655 Private Joseph Patrick NOONAN, a 19 year old Labourer from North Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 20 April 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 18 February 1919.

 

3636 Private Alfred PAGE, a 32 year old Jockey from Port Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 19 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 28 June 1919.

 

3637 Private John REARDON, a 44 year old Horse driver from Collingwood, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 March 1917; and subsequently was Killed in Action, 19 June 1918.

3627 Private Thomas George ROSE, a 24 year old Brush maker from Moonie Ponds, Victoria. He enlisted on 13 December 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3638 Private Oscar Ernest ROZYNSKI, a 22 year old Labourer from Orbost, Victoria. He enlisted on 16 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3648 Private Horace Edgar SATCHWELL, a 32 year old Boot operator from Clifton Hill, Victoria. He enlisted on 12 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 12 November 1917.

3639 Private Charles Alexander SCHIMMELBUSCH, a 28 year old Carpenter from North Carlton, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

3640 Private Leslie Thomas SMITH, a 23 year old Labourer from Kimberley, Tasmania. He enlisted on 16 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.

3641 Private Herbert STANTON, an 18 year old Labourer from North Mirboo, Victoria. He enlisted on 26 September 1916; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.

 

3653 Private Percival Hubert TISELL, a 32 year old Horse breaker from North Carlton, Victoria. He enlisted on 30 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 February 1919.

 

3650 Private Harold Thomas WICKHAM, a 21 year old Farmer from Walpeup, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 March 1917; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 1 November 1917.

 

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Next: 28th Reinforcement - Themistocles Group

 

Sources Used:

National Archives Service File.

Embarkation Roll, AWM8, Class 10, Light Horse.

Nominal Roll, AWM133, Nominal Roll of Australian Imperial Force who left Australia for service abroad, 1914-1918 War.

Collected Records of Steve Becker.

 

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

 

Further Reading:

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour  

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Port Lincoln Group

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Sunday, 6 December 2009 9:34 PM EAST
4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Themistocles Group
Topic: AIF - 4B - 4 LHR

4th LHR, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Themistocles Group

 

HMAT A32 Themistocles

 

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF, 28th Reinforcement Themistocles Group, embarked from Melbourne, Victoria on board HMAT A32 Themistocles 4 August 1917.

The HMAT A32 Themistocles weighed 11,231 tons with an average cruise speed of 15 knots or 27.78 kmph. It was owned by the G Thompson & Co Ltd, London, and leased by the Commonwealth until 20 October 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

 

3650 Private Harold Thomas BELL, a 21 year old Farmer from Walpeup, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 March 1917; and subsequently Died of Wounds, 1 November 1917.

3674 Private Charles John BLACK, a 29 year old Manager from Williamstown, Victoria. He enlisted on 2 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 30 April 1919.

3696 Private William Richard BOWMAN, an 18 year old Labourer from Monbulk, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.

 

3676 Private Thomas William CADDY, a 41 year old Drainer from East Brunswick, Victoria. He enlisted on 24 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 December 1918.

3707 Private James COGHLAN, a 21 year old Ware houseman from Sandringham, Victoria. He enlisted on 17 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 22 August 1919.

 

3699 Private Leo Norris DAY, an 18 year old Bank clerk from Benalla, Victoria. He enlisted on 28 August 1916; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 December 1917.

3678 Private George Kennet DOUGLAS, a 21 year old Labourer from Fitzroy, Victoria. He enlisted on 27 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 November 1918.

3679 Private John James DUNNE, a 21 year old Engine driver from Koonwarra, Victoria. He enlisted on 13 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 12 July 1919.

 

3681 Private Richard Harry GREENWOOD, an 18 year old Clerk from Stawell, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 1 July 1919.

 

3700 Private Frederick KENNETT, a 21 year old Labourer from Sunshine, Victoria. He enlisted on 2 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 July 1919.

3701 Private James KENNY, a 38 year old Horse trainer from Moonie Ponds, Victoria. He enlisted on 15 May 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 10 January 1918.

 

3684 Private Ernest Lincoln Bothwick MacKIE, a 19 year old Driver from Trafalgar, Victoria. He enlisted on 20 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 18 December 1919.

3702 Private Robert McBride MARSHALL, a 44 year old Labourer from Flemington, Victoria. He enlisted on 10 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.

3698 Private Ronald McALPIN, a 19 year old Farmer from Highlands via Yea, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 April 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 19 August 1919.

3697 Private Charles Kenneth McLEAN, a 28 year old Butcher from Yea, Victoria. He enlisted on 26 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.

 

3704 Private James William O'NEIL, an 18 year old Motor driver from Edenhope, Victoria. He enlisted on 28 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 8 January 1919.

 

3706 Private Athol OSGOOD, a 21 year old Farmer from Roseville, New South Wales. He enlisted on 21 May 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 24 August 1918.

 

3688 Private Harold Ernest RHODES, an 18 year old Baker from Moreland, Victoria. He enlisted on 28 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 14 January 1919.

 

3673 Private Archibald Augustus Hare SNODGRASS, a 44 year old Farmer from Yea, Victoria. He enlisted on 8 February 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 9 December 1919.

 

3703 Private John UNDERWOOD, a 40 year old Labourer from Northcote, Victoria. He enlisted on 5 April 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 11 January 1918.

3705 Private Samuel Bennett UPFILL, a 19 year old Motor driver from Adelaide, South Australia. He enlisted on 4 May 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 31 March 1919.

 

3693 Private Duncan WELLS, a 31 year old Driver from Melbourne, Victoria. He enlisted on 28 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 14 January 1919.

3690 Private Eustace Jennings William Henry WHITING, a 19 year old Overseer from Urana, New South Wales. He enlisted on 19 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 20 June 1919.

3692 Private Albert Cecil WIGNELL, a 24 year old Labourer from Fitzroy, Victoria. He enlisted on 27 March 1917; and at the conclusion of the war Returned to Australia, 24 January 1919.

3691 Private Richard Stephen WILLIAMS, a 34 year old Farmer from Monaro, New South Wales. He enlisted on 25 March 1917; and subsequently Returned to Australia, 20 December 1917.

 

Previous: 28th Reinforcement - Port Lincoln Group

Next: 28th Reinforcement Kyarra Group

 

Sources Used:

National Archives Service File.

Embarkation Roll, AWM8, Class 10, Light Horse.

Nominal Roll, AWM133, Nominal Roll of Australian Imperial Force who left Australia for service abroad, 1914-1918 War.

Collected Records of Steve Becker.

 

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

 

Further Reading:

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour  

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Embarkation Roll, 28th Reinforcement Themistocles Group

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Sunday, 6 December 2009 9:32 PM EAST

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