Cornelius ANGEL

ANGEL, Cornelius

Service Number: 1540
Enlisted: 11 August 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 5th Divisional Ammunition Column
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, 2 October 1889
Home Town: Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Accidental (excavation rock fall), Sunnybank, Queensland, 14 November 1935, aged 46 years
Cemetery: Balmoral Cemetery, Qld
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Memorials: Citizens of Sandgate Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

11 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1540, Brisbane, Queensland
30 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 1540, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '1' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Suffolk embarkation_ship_number: A23 public_note: ''
30 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 1540, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Suffolk, Sydney
26 Jul 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Driver, 1540, 5th Divisional Ammunition Column

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Cornelius ANGEL stated he was born on 2nd October, 1889 in Red Hill Brisbane but no birth or parents names can be found in Queensland

He married Mabel DOWNTON on 7th June, 1924 in Queensland

He died on 14th November, 1935 after an accident due to a rock fall while drilling into rocks

He is buried in Bulimba Cemetery