Harry (Albert Harold) YON

Badge Number: S6485, Sub Branch: STATE
S6485

YON, Harry (Albert Harold)

Service Number: 971
Enlisted: 30 December 1914, Oaklands, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Crystal Brook, South Australia, 1893
Home Town: Goodwood, Unley, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Natural causes, Adelaide, South Australia, 24 July 1952
Cemetery: AIF Cemetery, West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide
Memorials: Crystal Brook District WW1 Roll of Honour, Crystal Brook District WW1 Roll of Honour, Kapunda District WW1 Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

30 Dec 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, Oaklands, South Australia
31 May 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide
31 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
4 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
5 Oct 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge
10 Jun 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front", 2nd occasion - Shell wound (right leg and arm)
14 Jul 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 971, 27th Infantry Battalion

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