William (Billie) HAMBROOK

HAMBROOK, William

Service Number: 1076
Enlisted: 8 March 1915, attached to C Company
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 23rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Box Hill, Victoria, Australia, 7 June 1894
Home Town: Geelong West, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Driver
Died: Natural Causes, Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia, 8 July 1980, aged 86 years
Cemetery: Campbell's Creek Cemetery, Victoria
Memorial plaque in cremated section
Memorials: Newtown Aberdeen Street Baptist Church Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

8 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1076, 23rd Infantry Battalion, attached to C Company
10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1076, 23rd Infantry Battalion
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1076, 23rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Melbourne
1 Sep 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 1076, 23rd Infantry Battalion, Mont St Quentin / Peronne, bullet wound to the right upper chest; repatriated to England

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