Herbert Milham (Bert) MARKWELL

MARKWELL, Herbert Milham

Service Number: 2440
Enlisted: 4 September 1914, RAS Grounds, Sydney
Last Rank: Battery Sergeant Major
Last Unit: 102nd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery
Born: West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, 4 December 1888
Home Town: West Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales
Schooling: Maitland High School, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Salesman
Died: Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, 22 June 1919, aged 30 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Campbell's Hill (West Maitland) Cemetery
Memorials: Maitland High School Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

4 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Bombardier, SN 2440, Divisional Ammunition Column, RAS Grounds, Sydney
20 Oct 1914: Involvement Corporal, SN 2440, Divisional Ammunition Column
20 Oct 1914: Embarked Corporal, SN 2440, Divisional Ammunition Column, HMAT Shropshire, Melbourne
24 Sep 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, Divisional Ammunition Column
14 Feb 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, Divisional Ammunition Column
12 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Battery Sergeant Major, Divisional Ammunition Column
12 Jul 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Battery Sergeant Major, 102nd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery
4 May 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Battery Sergeant Major, SN 2440, 102nd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery , HT Themistocles, Devonport for invaliding to Australia - disembarking Sydney 4 July 1917
31 Jul 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Battery Sergeant Major, SN 2440, 102nd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Battery , Medically unfit

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