William James SCHOFIELD

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SCHOFIELD, William James

Service Numbers: 2410, 2410A
Enlisted: 22 May 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Macot, New South Wales, 1893
Home Town: Mascot, Botany Bay, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Locomotive Engine Driver
Died: Killed in Action, France, 25 July 1918
Cemetery: Borre British Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Mascot War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

22 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2410, Liverpool, New South Wales
14 Jul 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2410, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orsova, Sydney
14 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2410, 1st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Jul 1916: Wounded Private, SN 2410, 1st Infantry Battalion, Pozières, GSW (right arm)
13 Oct 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 1st Infantry Battalion
18 Mar 1918: Wounded Corporal, SN 2410, 1st Infantry Battalion, 2nd occasion - Gas
25 Jul 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 2410A, 1st Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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