Hedley TREVILYAN

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TREVILYAN, Hedley

Service Number: 3941
Enlisted: 11 August 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Burra, South Australia, 23 May 1895
Home Town: Mount Bryan, South Australia
Schooling: Public School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, France, 10 June 1916, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Rue-du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Burra District WW1 Honor Roll, Burra WW1 & WW2 War Memorial, Mount Bryan Roll of Honor WW1
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World War 1 Service

11 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia
2 Dec 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3941, 10th Infantry Battalion
2 Dec 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3941, 10th Infantry Battalion, RMS Malwa, Adelaide

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Biography

"LATE PTE. HEDLEY TREVILYAN.

BURRA, June 30.— Mr. and Mrs. John Trevilyan, of Mount Bryan, received advice on Wednesday thet their, son, Pte. Hedley Trevilyan had been killed on June 9, while on active service abroad. He enlisted from Burra. Much sorrow is felt for his parents, who were former residents of Aberdeen. The deceased had been engaged in various pursuits at Mount Bryan prior to enlisting, and was generally popular." - from the Adelaide Observer 08 Jul 1916 (nla.gov.au)

 

 

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