John Walter Charles (Chas) PROFITT

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PROFITT, John Walter Charles

Service Number: 9028
Enlisted: 9 July 1915, Melbourne, Vic.
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 6th Field Ambulance
Born: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, June 1894
Home Town: Moolap, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Schooling: Melbourne High School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Teacher
Died: Died of wounds, France, 10 November 1916
Cemetery: Heilly Station Cemetery
Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 44
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Chilwell State School Roll of Honor, East Geelong War Memorial, Moolap Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

9 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance, Melbourne, Vic.
28 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance
28 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance, HMAT Themistocles, Melbourne
29 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance, Battle for Pozières
18 Aug 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 6th Field Ambulance, France
22 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance, Mouquet Farm
9 Nov 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance, Flers/Gueudecourt, Serious GSW to abdomen. Evacuated however died of wounds 10 November 1916 near Mericourt, France.
10 Nov 1916: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN 9028, 6th Field Ambulance

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Biography contributed by Robert Wight

Died at 36th CCS located at Heilly, France