John Arnold ARCHIBALD MID

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ARCHIBALD, John Arnold

Service Number: 137
Enlisted: 17 August 1914, Helena Vale, Western Australia
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 11th Infantry Battalion
Born: Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia, 25 June 1890
Home Town: Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie/Boulder, Western Australia
Schooling: Perth Scott's College, Western Australia
Occupation: School teacher
Died: Died of wounds, France, 24 September 1918, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Tincourt New British Cemetery
Memorials: Claremont Teachers College War Memorial, Northam Fallen, Northam Memorial Hospital, Scotch College WW1 Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

17 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 137, Helena Vale, Western Australia
19 Sep 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 11th Infantry Battalion
2 Nov 1914: Involvement SN 137, 11th Infantry Battalion
2 Nov 1914: Embarked SN 137, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle
15 Nov 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Sergeant, 11th Infantry Battalion
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Sergeant, SN 137, 11th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
14 May 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Sergeant, SN 137, 11th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, GSW (right shoulder)
4 Aug 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion
9 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Miltiades, Fremantle
21 Nov 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion
21 Sep 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion, Menin Road, 2nd occasion - GSW (head)
13 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion, German Spring Offensive 1918, 3rd occasion - Shell wound (left forearm)
23 Sep 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", 4th occasion - (multiple)
24 Sep 1918: Involvement Lieutenant, 11th Infantry Battalion

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