William John GARLAND

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GARLAND, William John

Service Number: 184
Enlisted: 17 August 1914, Enlisted at Helena Vale, WA
Last Rank: Lance Sergeant
Last Unit: 11th Infantry Battalion
Born: Wanborough, England, United Kingdom, 1883
Home Town: Perth, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, Ottoman Empire, 3 May 1915
Cemetery: Shell Green Cemetery
Artillery Road Plot 11
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

17 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 184, 11th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Helena Vale, WA
14 Sep 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 11th Infantry Battalion
1 Oct 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 11th Infantry Battalion
2 Nov 1914: Involvement Corporal, SN 184, 11th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
2 Nov 1914: Embarked Corporal, SN 184, 11th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle
16 Feb 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Sergeant, 11th Infantry Battalion
3 May 1915: Involvement SN 184, 11th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Elizabeth Garland of 'The Marsh', Danborough Swindon, Wiltshire, England

Medals: 1914-15  Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal