William Norman BAKER

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BAKER, William Norman

Service Number: 1631
Enlisted: 10 March 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Baroota, South Australia , 3 April 1896
Home Town: Mambray Creek, Mount Remarkable, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, France, 16 August 1916, aged 20 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Port Germein War Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

10 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private
11 Apr 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1631, 50th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
11 Apr 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1631, 50th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Adelaide

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Biography

Son of William Edward BAKER and Elizabeth nee FOSTER