John Leslie PARTRIDGE MM

PARTRIDGE, John Leslie

Service Number: 963
Enlisted: 2 September 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Stirling, South Australia, 1 May 1891
Home Town: Bendleby, Orroroo/Carrieton, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Natural causes (heart attack), Henley Beach, South Australia, 20 January 1956, aged 64 years
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Memorials: Carrieton Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

2 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion, Morphettville, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
15 Aug 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 10th Infantry Battalion
23 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières , GSW (buttock)
1 Jun 1918: Honoured Military Medal, Merris (France), Behaved with great gallantry
16 Mar 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 963, 10th Infantry Battalion

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Biography

John passed away of a heart attack, shortly after jumping off the Henley Beach Jetty to rescue a 17-year-old male from drowning.