James Gordon (Pop) WILLIAMS

WILLIAMS, James Gordon

Service Numbers: 452, 3195
Enlisted: 1 October 1899
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 2nd Light Horse Regiment
Born: Cunnamulla, Queensland, Australia, 28 May 1880
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Grazier
Died: Old age, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 10 July 1988, aged 108 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Enlisted Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Private, SN 452, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse
1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, SN 452, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse
19 May 1902: Embarked Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Trooper, SN 452, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse, Name of SHIP: Custodian
2 Aug 1902: Discharged Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Trooper, SN 452, 7th Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse, RETURNED TO AUSTRALIA ON BOARD Manchester Merchant

World War 1 Service

5 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3195, 5th Light Horse Regiment, 25TH REINFORCEMENT
3 Feb 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, SN 3195, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Rank: Private Unit: Embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Karmala
10 Aug 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, 1st Light Horse Regiment, Rank: Corporal
11 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment
17 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment
2 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment
17 Oct 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment, Sick to Hospital (INFIUENZA) 17.10.1918 Admitted to 2nd Australian Hospital
2 Nov 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment
23 Nov 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, SN 3195, 1st Light Horse Regiment
14 Dec 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, Rank: Corporal
13 Mar 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 3195, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, RETURNED TO AUSTRALIA

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