William HERBERT

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HERBERT, William

Service Number: 3783
Enlisted: 10 August 1915, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 1st Pioneer Battalion
Born: Clifton Hills, Victoria, 14 March 1878
Home Town: Batlow, Tumut Shire, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Hotelier
Died: Died of wounds, France, 7 November 1916, aged 38 years
Cemetery: Heilly Station Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

10 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3783, Cootamundra, New South Wales
30 Dec 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3783, 4th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Medic, Sydney
30 Dec 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3783, 4th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 3783, 1st Pioneer Battalion, Pozières
4 Nov 1916: Wounded Driver, SN 3783, 1st Pioneer Battalion, Flers/Gueudecourt, Grenade wound (legs) - caused by horse treading on mills grenade whilst being shod
7 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Driver, SN 3783, 1st Pioneer Battalion, Flers/Gueudecourt

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