William Thomas WOODWARD MM

WOODWARD, William Thomas

Service Number: 4533
Enlisted: 11 October 1915, Rockhampton, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bundaberg, Queensland, 15 July 1883
Home Town: Mount Larcom, Gladstone, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Natural causes, Brisbane, Queensland, 28 August 1953, aged 70 years
Cemetery: Mount Thompson Memorial Gardens & Crematorium, Queensland
(DVA) Official Commemoration - Memorial Location: Columbarium 12/Section 6.
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World War 1 Service

11 Oct 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4533, Rockhampton, Queensland
30 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4533, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
30 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4533, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of Victoria, Brisbane
3 Oct 1918: Honoured Military Medal, Breaching the Hindenburg Line - Cambrai / St Quentin Canal, For gallantry... Capturing a German machine gun position and 25 prisoners... displayed great fighting qualities and a complete disregard for personal safety
11 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 4533, 26th Infantry Battalion

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