Rayford Leslie TIMEWELL

Poppy

TIMEWELL, Rayford Leslie

Service Number: 2702
Enlisted: 26 June 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 1st Pioneer Battalion
Born: Sebastian, Victoria, 22 December 1893
Home Town: Sebastian, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Sebastian State School
Occupation: Road contractor/Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 30 May 1918, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Le Peuplier Military Cemetery
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

26 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2702, Melbourne, Victoria
15 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2702, 5th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
15 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2702, 5th Infantry Battalion, SS Makarini, Melbourne
7 Dec 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2702, 5th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
30 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 2702, 1st Pioneer Battalion, Merris (France)

Help us honour Rayford Leslie Timewell's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Rayford Leslie TIMEWELL was born in Sebastian, Victoria on 22nd December, 1893

His parents were James Rayford TIMEWELL & Jessie WATSON