Henry James VEIGEL

VEIGEL, Henry James

Service Number: 58894
Enlisted: 9 May 1918
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Army Medical Corps (AIF)
Born: Candelo, New South Wales, Australia, 30 October 1896
Home Town: Candelo, Bega Valley, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Bulli, New South Wales, Australia, 1932, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Candelo Public School Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

9 May 1918: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 58894, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements
17 Jul 1918: Involvement Private, 58894, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements
17 Jul 1918: Embarked Private, 58894, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements, HMAT Borda, Sydney
17 Oct 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 34th Infantry Battalion, In England from reinforcements
18 Dec 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, Army Medical Corps (AIF), From 34th Battalion
21 Mar 1920: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 58894, Army Medical Corps (AIF), Discharged at the 2nd Military District

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Jacob Veigel and Catherine Veigel nee Rutledge of Candelo, NSW.

Returned to Australia on 27 February 1920 aboard HS Megantic as nursing staff.

Medal: British War Medal

During 1920c Henry married Lila M. Goward in Eden, NSW.