Cecil William Orlando OSWALD


OSWALD, Cecil William Orlando

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 8 November 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Semaphore, South Australia, 9 October 1885
Home Town: Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Le Fevre Model School and Way College
Occupation: Accountant
Died: Killed in Action, France, 31 August 1918, aged 32 years
Cemetery: Herbecourt British Cemetery
Row B, Grave No.12
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

8 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, Adelaide, South Australia
1 Oct 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant
30 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
30 Oct 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Melbourne
8 Jul 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 27th Infantry Battalion
31 Aug 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, SN Officer, 27th Infantry Battalion, Mont St Quentin / Peronne

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