Albert Ernest FOSTER

FOSTER, Albert Ernest

Service Number: 2076
Enlisted: 29 June 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 40th Infantry Battalion
Born: Tibooburra, New South Wales, Australia, 6 June 1895
Home Town: Wolseley, Tatiara, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Locomotive engine cleaner
Died: Port Pirie, South Australia, 4 November 1928, aged 33 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Port Pirie General Cemetery, South Australia
Memorials: Bordertown District of Tatiara WW1 Roll of Honor, Bordertown Wolseley Roll of Honor, Wolseley War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Jun 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2076, Adelaide, South Australia
28 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2076, 43rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Anchises, Adelaide
28 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2076, 43rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '18' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Anchises embarkation_ship_number: A68 public_note: ''
12 Nov 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 40th Infantry Battalion
4 Oct 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, 2076, 40th Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge
11 Aug 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 2076, 40th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", GSW (abdomen)
19 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 2076, 40th Infantry Battalion

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