Hugh Stevenson CRAIG MM

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CRAIG, Hugh Stevenson

Service Number: 1665
Enlisted: 30 April 1915, Charters Towers, Queensland
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 26th Infantry Battalion
Born: Fingal, Tasmania, 1892
Home Town: Casino, Richmond Valley, New South Wales
Schooling: Casino Grammar School
Occupation: Station overseer
Died: Killed in Action, Flers, France, 14 November 1916
Cemetery: Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Casino and District Memorial Hospital WW1 Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

30 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1665, Charters Towers, Queensland
17 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1665, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
17 Aug 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1665, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Shropshire, Brisbane
12 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1665, 26th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
6 Nov 1916: Honoured Military Medal, Flers/Gueudecourt, ...gravely exposing himself to danger but showing a fine example of coolness and courage...
14 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1665, 26th Infantry Battalion, Flers/Gueudecourt

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