James Wesley DREDGE

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DREDGE, James Wesley

Service Number: 2516
Enlisted: 14 July 1916, Bendigo, Vic.
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 60th Infantry Battalion
Born: Blackwood, Victoria, Australia, 1889
Home Town: Dingee, Loddon, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of wounds, Lijssenthoek, Belgium, 27 September 1917
Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

14 Jul 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, Bendigo, Vic.
25 Sep 1916: Involvement Private, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
25 Sep 1916: Embarked Private, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Shropshire, Melbourne
8 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, Bullecourt (Second)
19 Sep 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 60th Infantry Battalion, Belgium
25 Sep 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, Polygon Wood, GSW to head and left arm. Evacuated to 17th CCS at Lijssenthoek, however died there of his wounds 27 September 1917.
27 Sep 1917: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN 2516, 60th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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