Theophilus Trenvill HAYES

Poppy

HAYES, Theophilus Trenvill

Service Numbers: 2028, 1831
Enlisted: 29 January 1915, Claremont, Tas
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 40th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia, 4 May 1898
Home Town: Claremont, Glenorchy, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 28 March 1918, aged 19 years
Cemetery: Querrieu British Cemetery
Row A , Grave 3
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

29 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2028, 12th Infantry Battalion, Claremont, Tas
17 Apr 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2028, 12th Infantry Battalion, Melbourne HMAT Hororato -
6 Aug 1915: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 2028, 12th Infantry Battalion
21 Jul 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1831, 40th Infantry Battalion
8 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1831, 40th Infantry Battalion
8 Aug 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1831, 40th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ballarat, Hobart
28 Mar 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1831, 40th Infantry Battalion

Help us honour Theophilus Trenvill Hayes's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Theophilus was born in Ulverstone, Tasmania on 4th May, 1898

His parents were William HAYES & Florence Louisa CORNICK - his mother Florence died on 17th May, 1898 only 13 days after he was born

He first enlisted on 28th January, 1915 and embarked with the 12th Infantry Battalion, 5th reinforcements on the HMAT Hororato on 17th April, 1915 from Melbourne - he was returned to Australia due to illness and was discharged on 6th August, 1915

He enlisted again on 21st July, 1916 and embarked with the 40th Infantry Battalion, 2nd reinforcements on the HMAT Ballarat from Hobart on 8th August, 1916

He died of wounds in France on 28th March, 1918 and is buried in the Querrieu British Cemetery and his name is memorialised on the Australian War Memorial

-----------

His brother Elvin Hansell Raymond HAYES (SN1861) was Killed in Action on 12th February, 1917

Read more...