William (Bill) EGELTON

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EGELTON, William

Service Number: 5677
Enlisted: 23 January 1916, Casula, New South Wales
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Campbelltown, New South Wales, 29 March 1894
Home Town: Campbelltown, Campbelltown Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Dairy farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Le Verguie, France, 18 September 1918, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Jeancourt Communal Cemetery Extension
Grave II. A. 27.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

23 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5677, Casula, New South Wales
14 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5677
3 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 5677, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
3 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 5677, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Clan McGillivray, Sydney
4 Feb 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 5677, 13th Infantry Battalion, GSW (right leg and chest)
4 Sep 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 13th Infantry Battalion
4 Jul 1918: Promoted Corporal, 13th Infantry Battalion
18 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 5677, 13th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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