Albert RILEY

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RILEY, Albert

Service Number: 1032
Enlisted: 12 March 1915, Enlisted at Mackay, QLD
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 25th Infantry Battalion
Born: Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, 1874
Home Town: Narrabri, Narrabri, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: School Inspector
Died: Died of wounds - bomb wound, On board HS Soudan, 19 October 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave Panel 67
Memorials: Albury Methodist Church Circuit Honour Roll, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Sarina War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

12 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1032, 25th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Mackay, QLD
29 Jun 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1032, 25th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
29 Jun 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1032, 25th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Brisbane

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Husband of Alice May Riley of Darlinghurst, NSW

Next of kin given as his brother Ernest Riley of Narrabri, NSW

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Served an apprenticeship for 7 years with Stephen Sullivan, Compositors