Victor Joseph FOLEY

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FOLEY, Victor Joseph

Service Number: 568
Enlisted: 14 November 1914, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 7th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 1881
Home Town: Hay, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 9 August 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Plot 1, Row G, Grave 17
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

14 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 568, 7th Light Horse Regiment, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
19 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 568, 7th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 568, 7th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Ajana, Sydney
9 Aug 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 568, 7th Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Kathleen Bambridge

His personal effects were returned to AIF Base Records Melbourne 1920, awaiting a claimant.

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Next of kin given as his brother of Edward Foley of Grong Grong, Woodside, NSW later of Phillip Street, Enmore, NSW

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