Claude Stanislaus VINCENT

VINCENT, Claude Stanislaus

Service Number: 2163
Enlisted: 1 May 1916, Enlisted at Perth, WA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 44th Infantry Battalion
Born: Perth, Western Australia, 1896
Home Town: Victoria Park, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farm Hand
Died: Hollywood, Western Australia, 7 December 1969, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Karrakatta Cemetery & Crematorium, Western Australia
Crematorium Rose Garden, Wall V, Niche 0044
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World War 1 Service

1 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2163, 44th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Perth, WA
10 Oct 1916: Involvement Private, 2163, 44th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '18' embarkation_place: Fremantle embarkation_ship: HMAT Suffolk embarkation_ship_number: A23 public_note: ''
10 Oct 1916: Embarked Private, 2163, 44th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suffolk, Fremantle
10 Jul 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, 2163, 44th Infantry Battalion, Wound to the right eye
20 Dec 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 2163, 44th Infantry Battalion, Discharged at the 5th Military District as medically unfit due to defective eye sight

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John Vincent and Mary Vincent of Perth, WA.

Next of kin given as a friend  Dominic Francis Bodkin of  Clontarf, Orphanage, Victoria Park, WA.

Commenced return to Australia as wounded on 31 July 1918 aboard HT Malta disembarking on 21 September 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

During 1931c Claude married Beryl Ann Winter in Victoria, WA

Last known residential address at the time of death was Geraldton, WA.