Percival (Percy) NEWMAN

NEWMAN, Percival

Service Numbers: 54, 1235, Officer
Enlisted: 29 September 1914, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: St. Helens, Tasmania, October 1882
Home Town: St Helens, Break O'Day, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Baker
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World War 1 Service

29 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 54, Brisbane, Queensland
21 Nov 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 54, 1st Australian General Hospital, HMAT Kyarra, Brisbane
21 Nov 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 54, 1st Australian General Hospital, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1235, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Sydney
5 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1235, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
19 Mar 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 69th Infantry Battalion
23 Mar 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 69th Infantry Battalion
13 Aug 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 69th Infantry Battalion
15 Sep 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 42nd Infantry Battalion
21 Dec 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 25th Infantry Battalion
11 Jun 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, SN Officer, 25th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front", GSW (right shoulder)
12 Oct 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 26th Infantry Battalion
7 Dec 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN Officer, 26th Infantry Battalion

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