Jeremiah ELCOCK


ELCOCK, Jeremiah

Service Number: 628
Enlisted: 9 March 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 25th Infantry Battalion
Born: Birkenhead, England, 1896
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: St Laurences School, Birkenhead
Occupation: Ship's Fireman
Died: Killed in Action, France, 17 July 1918
Cemetery: Adelaide Cemetery Villers-Bretonneux
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

9 Mar 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 628, Brisbane, Queensland
29 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 628, 25th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
29 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 628, 25th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Brisbane
17 Jul 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 628, 25th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Jeremiah ELCOCK was born in 1896 in Birkenhead, England

His parents were Thomas ELCOCK and Ellen MOYLAN who married in Birkenhead in 1885