Laurence CUNNINGHAM

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CUNNINGHAM, Laurence

Service Number: 1090
Enlisted: 16 September 1914, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 8th Infantry Battalion
Born: Evansford, Victoria, March 1887
Home Town: Evansford, Pyrenees, Victoria
Schooling: Evansford State School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 26 July 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

16 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1090, Melbourne, Victoria
19 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1090, 8th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
19 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1090, 8th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Melbourne
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1090, 8th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
7 Dec 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 1090, 8th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, Shell wound (wrist)
20 Feb 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 8th Infantry Battalion
26 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 1090, 8th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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