Horace SUTCLIFFE

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SUTCLIFFE, Horace

Service Number: 5168
Enlisted: 10 January 1916, Townsville, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 49th Infantry Battalion
Born: Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia, 27 September 1893
Home Town: Charters Towers, Charters Towers, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 2 August 1918, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Hourges Orchard Cemetery, Domart-sur-la-Luce
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ayr War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

10 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5168, 9th Infantry Battalion, Townsville, Queensland
31 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 5168, 9th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
31 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 5168, 9th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of Victoria, Sydney
2 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 5168, 49th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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Biography

Private Horace Sutcliffe, service number 5168 was in the 49th Battalion Australian Infantry 1914-1918 war. He was killed in action 2 August 1918 aged 25. He was born at Charters Towers, Queensland, the son of Samuel and Bertha Sutcliffe, of Ayr, Queensland.