William James (Billy ) BOOKER


BOOKER, William James

Service Number: 6230
Enlisted: 28 April 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Dunedin, New Zealand, 13 November 1885
Home Town: Randwick, Randwick, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Blacksmith's Assistant
Died: Killed in action, Hermies, France, 9 April 1917, aged 31 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Haymarket NSW Government Railway and Tramway Honour Board, Haymarket Railways Blacksmiths Honour Roll, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

28 Apr 1916: Enlisted Australian Army (Post WW2), Private, SN 6230, 2nd Infantry Battalion
9 Sep 1916: Involvement Private, SN 6230, 2nd Infantry Battalion
9 Sep 1916: Embarked Private, SN 6230, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Euripides, Sydney

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