Charles August ROHRLACH

ROHRLACH, Charles August

Service Numbers: 629, S213253
Enlisted: 30 November 1914
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: Volunteer Defence Corps (SA)
Born: Truro. South Australia, 4 December 1887
Home Town: Blanchetown, Mid Murray, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Station Hand
Died: 19 August 1970, aged 82 years, cause of death not yet discovered, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: West Terrace Cemetery (General) Adelaide, South Australia
Plot : Road 1 South Memorial ID. 162423294
Memorials: Blanchetown & District WW1 Memorial
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World War 1 Service

30 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 629, 9th Light Horse Regiment
12 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 629, 9th Light Horse Regiment
12 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 629, 9th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Armadale, Melbourne
16 May 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 629, 9th Light Horse Regiment, Disembarked Gallipoli 16. 05. 1915.
27 Dec 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 629, 9th Light Horse Regiment, Withdrawal from Gallipoli, embarked on H.M.T Caledonia, disembarked Alexandria, Egypt 27. 12. 1915
12 Nov 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 9th Light Horse Regiment, Charles located in vicinity of Serapeum in Palestine since 27. 2. 1916.
10 Aug 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 9th Light Horse Regiment
10 Jul 1919: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal

World War 2 Service

9 May 1940: Involvement Sergeant, SN S213253
9 May 1940: Enlisted Wayville, SA
9 May 1940: Enlisted Corporal, SN S213253
31 Aug 1945: Discharged Sergeant, SN S213253, Volunteer Defence Corps (SA)

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

Enlisted and served as Charles Rohrlack