Austin DIAMOND

DIAMOND, Austin

Service Numbers: Not yet discovered
Enlisted: 12 May 1917, Sydney
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 19th Infantry Battalion
Born: Marsden, Yorkshire, England, 10 July 1874
Home Town: Concord, Canada Bay, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Electrical Engineer
Died: Natural causes, Roseville, New South Wales, Australia, 5 August 1966, aged 92 years
Cemetery: Northern Suburbs Memorial Gardens and Crematorium, NSW
Cremated - East Terrace 3 Wall 20
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Officers of the 19th Battalion Pictorial Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

12 May 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 19th Infantry Battalion, Sydney
16 Jul 1917: Involvement 19th Infantry Battalion
16 Jul 1917: Embarked 19th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Port Melbourne, Sydney
1 Jan 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 19th Infantry Battalion
8 Apr 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 19th Infantry Battalion, Gassed
15 Sep 1918: Embarked AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 19th Infantry Battalion, HT Arawa, England for invaliding to Australia - disembarking Melbourne 17 November 1918 then overland to Sydney.
22 May 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 19th Infantry Battalion

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