Harold Victor WOODS

WOODS, Harold Victor

Service Number: 2817
Enlisted: 31 January 1916, Enlisted at Adelaide
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
Born: Port Lincoln, South Australia, 13 April 1893
Home Town: Port Lincoln, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of wounds, Palestine, 12 November 1917, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Gaza War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Plot XV111, Row F, Grave 3, Gaza War Cemetery, Gaza, Israel
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Port Lincoln & District Honor Roll WW1, Port Lincoln Garden of Remembrance
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

31 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2817, Enlisted at Adelaide
13 Jul 1916: Involvement Private, 2817, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Third Ypres
13 Jul 1916: Embarked Private, 2817, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, RMS Mongolia, Adelaide
12 Nov 1917: Involvement 2817, 1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron, Third Ypres

Help us honour Harold Victor Woods's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

24 May 1917 - To hospital with Renal Calculus

11 NOvember 1917 - Wounded in action, gunshot wound to the abdomen

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal