Badge Number: S10806, Sub Branch: Payneham


Service Number: 1818
Enlisted: 29 December 1914, Enlisted at Oaklands Park, SA
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adelaide, South Australia, 3 November 1893
Home Town: Rose Park, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Repatriation Hospital, Daw Park, Pasadena, SA, 8 August 1976, aged 82 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Derrick Gardens, Path 34, Grave 558B. Interred 10 August 1976, internment right number 31128, expires 10 August 2026
Memorials: Daw Park Repatriation Hospital S.A. Brush Co Ltd WW1 Honor Roll
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World War 1 Service

29 Dec 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1818, Enlisted at Oaklands Park, SA
1 Apr 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1818, 10th Infantry Battalion
1 Apr 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1818, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Port Lincoln, Adelaide
8 Apr 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 1818

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

20 September 1917 - Wounded in action at Ypres resulting in the loss of the left leg and being  invalided to Bath and Southall Hospital, London

23 July 1918 - Returned to Australia

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Married twice

Marriage 1

26 March 1917 - Married Lillian Young in Halifax, England. Lillian was born in Queensbury, Yorkeshire. Divorced. Lillian later remarried in 1935 and Oliver in 1937

Marriage 2

7 October 1937 - Married Clarice Julia Maud Humphreys in the Registry Office, Adelaide SA

RSL Information

27 February 1919 - Joined RSL State Branch. Address was 8 Albert Street, Carrington Street, Adelaide

1 May 1942- Transferred to Payneham Sub Branch. Address was Payneham Road, Payneham

Death notice in the paper from the Limbless Soldiers Associatin, Presidet H,E.Y. Bell and Secretary A.R.C. Mathye