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Thursday, 1 November 2007
3rd LHR, Roll of Honour, Vivian Murry Barber
Topic: AIF - 1B - 3 LHR

3rd LHR, AIF

3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Roll of Honour

Vivian Murry Barber

 

Vivian Murry Barber's name on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial

 

Vivian Murry Barber

Service number: 2249

Rank: Trooper [Tpr]

Unit: 3rd Australian Light Horse

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 1 November 1916

Cause of death: Accidental (injuries)

Cemetery or memorial details: EGYPT 2 Kantara War Memorial Cemetery

War Grave Register notes: BARBER, Tpr. Vivian Murry, 2249. 3rd Australian Light Horse. Died of accidental injuries 1st Nov., 1916. C. 29.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.

 

A brief military biography of Vivian Murry Barber from The AIF Project:

Regimental number2249
Date of birth24 September 1883
Place of birthLochiel, South Australia
SchoolLochiel Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSeven Hills, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Emma Barber, Seven Hills, South Australia
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 26 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 13 January 1916 - 3rd Light Horse, 16th Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 3rd Light Horse, 14 June 1916.
FateDied of disease 1 November 1916
Age at death33
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 29), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town: Sevenhills, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2244 Pte Walter BARBER, 3rd Light Horse, returned to Australia, 12 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt

Accidentally killed, Kantara, 1 November 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

 Lest we forget

 

Further Reading:

3rd Light Horse Regiment, AIF

3rd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour 

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 3rd LHR, Roll of Honour, Vivian Murry Barber

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Friday, 9 October 2009 2:09 PM EADT
4th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Harold Thomas Bell
Topic: AIF - 4B - 4 LHR

4th LHR, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Roll of Honour

Harold Thomas Bell

 

Harold Thomas Bell's name on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial

 


Harold Thomas Bell

Aliases:

  • Harold Thomas Wickham

Service number: 3650

Rank: Trooper [Tpr]

Unit: 4th Australian Light Horse

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 1 November 1917

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial details: PALESTINE 1 Beersheba War Cemetery

War Grave Register notes: BELL (Served as WICKHAM), Tpr. Harold Thomas, 3650. 4th Australian Light Horse. Died of wounds 1st Nov., 1917. Age 16. Son of Thomas and Margaret Bell. Native of Creswick, Victoria, Australia. D. 36.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.

 

A brief military biography of Harold Thomas Bell from The AIF Project:

Regimental number3650
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressWalpeup, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinUncle, T Bell, Walpeup, Victoria
Enlistment date17 March 1917
Place of enlistmentMildura, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 1 November 1917
Date of death1 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records16
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 36), Palestine
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Margaret BELL. Native of Creswick, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2379 Pte Samuel Arthur BELL, 57th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: Harold Thomas BELL; see 3650 Harold Thomas BELL for more details

 

 Lest we forget

 

Further Reading:

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

4th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour  

The Battle of Beersheba, Palestine, 31 October 1917

Australian and New Zealand Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 4th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Harold Thomas Bell


Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Wednesday, 7 October 2009 1:13 PM EADT
9th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, James Lowry Bodkin
Topic: AIF - 3B - 9 LHR

9th LHR, AIF

9th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Roll of Honour

James Lowry Bodkin

 

James Lowry Bodkin's name on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial

 

James Lowry Bodkin

Service number: 3255

Rank: Trooper [Tpr]

Unit: 9th Australian Light Horse

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 1 November 1917

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial details: PALESTINE 1 Berrsheba War Cemetery

War Grave Register notes: BODKIN, Tpr. James Lowry, 3255. 9th Australian Light Horse. Died of wounds 1st Nov., 1917. Son of William and Maria Bodkin. Native of Narioka, Victoria, Australia. B. 48.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.

 

A brief military biography of James Lowry Bodkin from The AIF Project:

Regimental number3255
Place of birthPericloa, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMerilup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Height5' 6.5"
Weight155 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maria Bodkin, 15 Kingston Avenue, West Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the 8th Victorian Mounted Rifles.
Enlistment date4 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 July 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Morea on 26 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 1 November 1917
Place of death or woundingBeersheba, Palestine
Date of death1 November 1917
Age at death36
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 48), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
7
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Maria BODKIN. Native of Narioka, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Disembarked Suez and marched into Details Camp, Moascar, 4 April 1917.

Marched out to 3rd Light Horse Training Regiment, 23 April 1917; taken on strength, 23 April 1917; marched out to Details Camp, 23 April 1917; marched in, 23 April 1917.

Marched out to 3rd Light Horse Training Regiment, 15 May 1917; taken on strength, 15 May 1917.

Detached to Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 3 June 1917; passed as 1st Class Machine Gunner, 22 June 1917; returned to unit, 23 June 1917.

Transferred to 9th Light Horse Regiment, 1 July 1917; taken on strength, 3 July 1917.

To Rest Camp, 17 September 1917; admitted to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 17 September 1917; transferred to 4th Field Ambulance Tent Sub-Division, 17 September 1917; discharged to duty, 28 September 1917; rejoined unit, 28 September 1917.

Wounded in action, 31 October 1917; admitted to 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, 31 October 1917 (bomb wound, chest); transferred to Australian Divisional Receiving Station, Beersheba, 31 October 1917; died of wounds, 1 November 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BODKIN James Lowry

 

 Lest we forget

 

Further Reading:

9th Light Horse Regiment, AIF

9th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour 

The Battle of Beersheba, Palestine, 31 October 1917

Australian and New Zealand Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 9th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, James Lowry Bodkin


Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Wednesday, 7 October 2009 1:12 PM EADT
8th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Leslie Cecil Maygar
Topic: AIF - 3B - 8 LHR

8th LHR, AIF

8th Australian Light Horse Regiment

Roll of Honour

Leslie Cecil Maygar

 

Leslie Cecil Maygar's name on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial

 

Leslie Cecil Maygar

Unit: 8th Australian Light Horse

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 1 November 1917

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial details: PALESTINE 1 Beersheba War Cemetery

War Grave Register notes: MAYGAR, Lt. Col. Leslie Cecil, V.C. (S. Africa, 1901), D.S.O., V.D. 8th Australian Light Horse, Died of wounds 1st Nov., 1917. Age 42. Son of the late Edwin Wills Maygar and Helen Maygar. Native of Dean Station, Kilmore, Victoria, Australia. Q. 82.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.

 

Leslie Cecil Maygar

 

A brief military biography of Leslie Cecil Maygar from The AIF Project:

Date of birth26 May 1872
Place of birthKilmore, Victoria
SchoolPublic School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressStrathearn, Longwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinMother, Mrs H. Maygar, Strathearn, Longwood, Victoria
Previous military serviceEnlisted in the Victorian Mounted Rifles, March 1891. Service in the South African War with the 5th (Mounted Rifles) Contingent; awarded the Victoria Cross. Service pre-1914 with the 8th Light Horse (Victorian Mounted Rifles); 16th (Indi) Light Horse.
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 30169 (6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174 (11 October 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30480 (16 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76 (23 May 1918).
FateDied of wounds 1 November 1917
Place of death or woundingBeersheba, Palestine
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 82), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edwin Wills and Helen MAYGAR. Native of Dean Station, Kilmore, Victoria
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date:
4 October 1917
Other detailsMedals: Distinguished Service Order, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

 

Lest we forget

 

Further Reading:

8th Light Horse Regiment, AIF

8th Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

The Battle of Beersheba, Palestine, 31 October 1917

Australian and New Zealand Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 8th LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Leslie Cecil Maygar


Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
Updated: Wednesday, 7 October 2009 1:02 PM EADT
2nd LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale
Topic: AIF - 1B - 2 LHR

2nd LHR, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment

Roll of Honour

Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale

 

Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale's name on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial

 

Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale

Service number: 1304

Rank: Trooper [Tpr]

Unit: 2nd Australian Light Horse

Service: Army

Conflict: 1914-1918

Date of death: 1 November 1917

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Cemetery or memorial details: PALESTINE 1 Beersheba War Cemetery

War Grave Register notes: DINSDALE, Tpr. Thomas Stevenson, 1304. 2nd Australian Light Horse. Died of wounds 1st Nov., 1917. Age 25. Son of John Emerson Dinsdale and Joan Dinsdale, of The Promenade, Sans Souci, New South Wales. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland. Q. 76.

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army.

 

A brief military biography of Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale from The AIF Project:

Regimental number1304
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressLeyton, via Bowen, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Dinsdale, Leyton, Via Bowen, Queensland
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 1 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 76), Palestine.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Emerson and Joan DINSDALE, The Promenade, Sans Souci, New South Wales. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland

 

Lest we forget

 

Further Reading:

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, AIF

2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment, Roll of Honour

The Battle of Beersheba, Palestine, 31 October 1917

Australian and New Zealand Roll of Honour

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 2nd LHR, AIF, Roll of Honour, Thomas Stevenson Dinsdale


Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EADT
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