William SIMM


SIMM, William

Service Number: 1642
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 54th Infantry Battalion
Born: Newsham, Northumberland, England., 1873
Home Town: Weston, Cessnock, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, France, 1 September 1918
Cemetery: Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension
Grave III. N. 39., Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Peronne, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

2 May 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1642, 34th Infantry Battalion
2 May 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1642, 34th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Sydney
1 Sep 1918: Involvement Private, SN 1642, 54th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 54th Bn.

Possible Birth Record

Births Mar 1873 Simm William Morpeth 10b 356.

He was 45 and the son of Henry and Marion Simm.

He is honoured on the Blyth War Memorial in Northumberland, England.