Reginald Norman Frederick WOODS

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WOODS, Reginald Norman Frederick

Service Number: 2479
Enlisted: 12 April 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion
Born: Toorak, Victoria, December 1894
Home Town: Brighton, Bayside, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: School teacher
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, 28 November 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

12 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2479, Melbourne, Victoria
16 Jul 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2479, 5th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Melbourne
16 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2479, 5th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
28 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2479, 5th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

"...2479 Private Reginald Norman Frederick Woods, 5th Battalion of Brighton, Victoria. A school teacher prior to enlisting, he embarked from Melbourne aboard HMAT Demosthenes (A64) on 16 July 1915. On 28 November 1915, he was killed in action on the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey, aged 22. Pte Woods is buried in the Shell Green Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)