Albert Edward HENLEY

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HENLEY, Albert Edward

Service Number: 221
Enlisted: 17 August 1914, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Company Sergeant Major
Last Unit: 7th Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1886
Home Town: Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Musician
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 11 May 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Ithaca War Memorial, Milton Christ Church Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

17 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 221, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
19 Oct 1914: Involvement Sergeant, SN 221, 7th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Oct 1914: Embarked Sergeant, SN 221, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne
30 Apr 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Company Sergeant Major, At Gallipoli
11 May 1915: Involvement SN 221, 7th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John Henley of Cochrane Street, Paddington, QLD

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal