Merle Carr WILSON


WILSON, Merle Carr

Service Numbers: 2759, 2759A
Enlisted: 28 May 1916, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 51st Infantry Battalion
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, July 1898
Home Town: Guildford, Swan, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Telephonist/Postal assistant
Died: Killed in Action, France, 3 April 1917
Cemetery: H.A.C. Cemetery, Ecoust-St. Mein
HAC Cemetery, Ecoust St Mein, Arras, Nord Pas de Calais, France, Pozieres British Cemetery Ovillers-La Boisselle, Pozieres, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Guildford State School Honour Roll, Guildford War Memorial, Postmaster General's Department Perth WWI HR
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World War 1 Service

28 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2759, Midland Junction, Western Australia
10 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2759, 51st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
10 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2759, 51st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suffolk, Fremantle
2 Apr 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2759A, 51st Infantry Battalion, German Withdrawal to Hindenburg Line and Outpost Villages

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