Talbert Lawrence PITMAN MC


PITMAN, Talbert Lawrence

Service Number: 10794
Enlisted: 20 December 1915, Goulburn, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 44th Infantry Battalion
Born: Norwood, South Australia , 7 August 1891
Home Town: Norwood (SA), South Australia
Schooling: Adelaide High School
Occupation: Engineer
Died: Killed In Action, Belgium, 5 October 1917, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Passchendaele, New British Cemetery
Plot XIII, Row C, Grave 11.
Memorials: Adelaide High School Honour Board, Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Kent Town Wesleyan Methodist Church WW1 Honour Roll, Norwood War Memorial, Rose Park Public School WW1 Honour Board, Tusmore Burnside District Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

20 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 10794, 3rd Divisional Signal Company, Goulburn, New South Wales
25 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 10794, 3rd Divisional Signal Company, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 10794, 3rd Divisional Signal Company, HMAT Ascanius, Melbourne
28 Aug 1917: Honoured Military Cross, Third Ypres, Second Lieutenant
21 Sep 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 44th Infantry Battalion
5 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN 10794, 44th Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Talbert Lawrence PITMAN was born on 7th August, 1891 at Norwood, South Australia

His parents were Talbert Goss PITMAN and Eliza Emma LAWRENCE