Reginald Henry BOLTON

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BOLTON, Reginald Henry

Service Number: 4675
Enlisted: 23 August 1916, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 39th Infantry Battalion
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 5 November 1887
Home Town: Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Melbourne C of E Grammar School
Occupation: Company manager
Died: Died of Illness (Pleurisy - POW of Germany), Valenciennes, France, 3 August 1918, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Valenciennes (St. Roch) Communal Cemetery
Memorials: Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial (Ballarat), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Melbourne Grammar School WW1 Fallen Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

23 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4675, Melbourne, Victoria
16 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4675, 29th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Medic, Melbourne
16 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4675, 29th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
10 Jul 1918: Imprisoned "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front", at Corby
10 Jul 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 4675, 39th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front", Grenade wounds (both arms)
3 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 4675, 39th Infantry Battalion

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