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Australian Infantry

 

16th Battalion

AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY

(Western and South Australia)

4th Australian Infantry Brigade / 4th Australian Division

 

27th July : Warloy-Baillon.

4th August : Near Albert.

5th August : Tara Hill. Carrying parties for 6th and 7th Australian Infantry Brigades.

7th August : East of La Boisselle.

8th August : A Company in Pozieres in support of the 15th Battalion.

Night of the 9th-10th August : Relief of a part of the 15th Battalion and of a part of the 7th Suffolk in front line between Pozieres and Mouquet Farm.

10th August : Attack and taking of Circular Trench.

12th August : Relief in the afternoon by the 50th Battalion. Near Albert.

13th August : Warloy-Baillon.

16th August : La Vicogne.

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24th August : Near Albert.

27th August : East of La Boisselle.

Night of the 28th-29th August : Relief of the 14th Battalion in front of Mouquet Farm.

29th August : Attack on Mouquet Farm.

Night of the 30th-31st August : Relieved by the 47th Battalion. Near Albert.

31st August : Warloy-Baillon.

2nd September : Rubempre.

******

November : Working parties in Mametz area.

 

141 names

1396    Private

James Spence

ADDISON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1859    Private

Ernest Robert

AINSWORTH

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

4744    Private

Owen Moore

ALLEN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3397    Private

David

ARCHER

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2636    Private

Matthew

ARCHIBALD

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

1980    Private

James

BAILIFF

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

2445    Private

Bob Heard

BAKER

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1981    Private

William

BALDWIN

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

3084    Private

William Henry

BANKS

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

3851    Private

William Francis

BARRY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

4569    Private

John

BARTLETT

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1860    Private

Frederick  Reginald

BENNETT

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1239    Private

Harry

BILNEY

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5339    Private

Austin  Henry

BINGHAM

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3406    Private

Jesse Gerald

BISHOP

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 17

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

590    Sergeant

Henry

BOLTON

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2550    Private

Frederick

BREWER

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4037    Private

John Albert

BRIGGS

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

1547    Private

Alexander

BROWN

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5343    Private

John Lindsay

BRYSON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2193    Private

John

CHISHOLM

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3435    Private

Bertie Frederick

COOPER

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1252    Sergeant

Bertie Ernest

COUSENS

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2461    Lance Corporal

Percival

CRADDOCK

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memoria

 

2876    Private

Albert

CROTHERS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

3436    Private

James George

CURVEN

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3440    Private

Charles Thomas

DAY

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3444    Private

Henry Dennis

DENYER

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

1710A    Private

Frank

DOLEY

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

1531    Lance Corporal

Hugh Thomas

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3459    Private

Frederick Washington

EMERY

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3897    Private

Charles Edward

FARRELL

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1805    Private

John

FEREDAY

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1717    Private

Augustus Herbert

FRANCIS

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1269    Company Sergeant Major

Robert

FRASER

Died of wounds on the 13th August 1916 - Age 46

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1412    Private

Edwin

GEORGE

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1722    Private

William Gordon

GILLARD

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1039    Sergeant

Edward

GOLDIE

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1475    Private

Samuel

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4214    Private

Frank Rupert

GRAINGER

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

2000    Lance Corporal

Richard

GURR

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Leslie John

HALLIFAX

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

27782362    Private

Harold Lionel

HANSEN, MM, served as BEAUMONT

Died of wounds on the 15th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace inTottenham Cemetery

 

3916    Private

Arthur

HAYWARD

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3482    Private

Charles Ernest

HELM

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

3475    Private

David

HENRY

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4615    Private

Bernard

HICKEY

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

2226    Sergeant

Edwin Rickard

HOLLAND, DCM

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3922    Private

James Francis

HOPKINS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2124    Lance Corporal

John

HOWARD

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

John

HUTTON

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

712    Sergeant

Andrew

INGLIS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4634    Private

Harold Melmoth

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

782    Lance Corporal

Joseph Walter

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

868    Sergeant

Charles Alfred

JEWELL

Died of wounds on the 10th August 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

John Edward

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5368    Private

George Edwin

JONES

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2723    Private

Samuel James

JONES

Died of wounds on the 27th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

2403    Private

Ernest Alfred

KERR

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3503    Private

Percy Harold

KIPPIST

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4054    Private

John

LAFFERTY

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3940    Private

Cecil George

LARSEN

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

566    Corporal

Archie Gordon

LEWIS

Died of wounds on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3509    Private

John

LITTLEJOHN

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2676    Private

Ernest Edward

LOCKHART

Died of wounds on the 12th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

77    Sergeant

William

MACK

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1883    Private

Patrick

MALONEY

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2019    Private

Harold

MARSHALL

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1327    Private

Thomas Edward

MARSHALL

Died of wounds on the 30th August 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4663    Private

Charles Henry

MATHEWS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3529    Private

George

McCALLUM

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5386    Private

John William

McCARTHY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1783    Private

William Alexander Kenneth

McDOWELL

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

662    Corporal

Clarence Lewis

McLOSKEY

Killed in action on the th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5145    Private

William Richard

McMANUS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2353    Private

Thomas Borthwick

McNEIL

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

614    Lance Corporal

Frederick Fisher

MEACOCK

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

3524    Private

Charles Herbert

MIDGLEY

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3951   Private

Clifton

MIDOLO

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3955   Private

Felix Leonard

MOORE

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3147    Private

Thomas Vincent

MOORE

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

1931    Sergeant

Percival

MORGAN

Died of wounds on the 10th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

280     Private

Walter Beaumont

MOUTON

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2685     Private

John

MOXHAM

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2355    Private

Andrew

MUNDY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1734     Lance Corporal

John James

NELSON

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1789    Private

Benjamin Alexander

NICHOLSON

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3908    Private

Bertrand Thomas

NOCK

Died of wounds on the 11th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

586    Sergeant

Henry Dodson

NOON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4881    Private

William Healy

NORTON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1331     Lance Corporal

Frank Edwards

NOURSE

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2513    Private

John

O'REILLY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3061    Private

James Henry

PARK

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

1889    Private

Alfred

PARKIN

Died of wounds on the 12th August 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3153    Private

Samuel James

PATTERSON

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5405    Private

Peter

PEDRETTI

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3031    Private

George Olof

PETERSON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1374    Private

Henry Alfred

POLLARD

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1852    Private

Vivian

POLLARD

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3978    Private

Robert

PORTER

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3980    Private

Henry Horace

POWER

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5180    Private

Victor Angus

RAPER

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

5421    Private

Thomas James

RICKARD

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery

 

2696    Private

Benjamin

ROBERTS, MM

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

764    Private

Percy William

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5178    Private

Benjamin

ROEBUCK

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2698    Private

John Edward

ROGERS

Died of wounds on the 16th August 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1654    Corporal

William Arthur

SANSOM

Died of wounds on the 28th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

5425    Private

Patrick John

SHANANAN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3555    Private

Alfred

SHANHUN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 43

Rest in peace in Norfolk Cemetery

 

138    Corporal

William Robert

SHAW

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

2068    Private

Clarence

SIBLEY

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2708    Private

Herbert Clarence Sinclair

SMITH

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1940   Private

Donald

ST CLAIR

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Leonard Armstrong

STEPHENSON

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2040    Corporal

William Tough

STRACHAN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3057    Private

Andrew Jerome

STRONG

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3554    Private

Danie

SULLIVAN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2158    Private

Leslie Alfred

SWIFT

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 16

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

5443    Private

James Lusk Gibson

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

3564    Private

Robert James

THORP

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1220    Corporal

Fred

TOWNSEND

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

3562    Private

Leonard Frank

TRIGWELL

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

4721    Private

West Trollope

TUFNELL

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

1836    Private

Charles

TURNER

Died of wounds on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5450    Private

William

UPTON

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4019    Private

David Dickson

WADDELL

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2057    Private

George

WALTER

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4927    Private

Francis Goodwin

WARD

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5457    Private

Richard Henry

WARD

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

2604    Lance Corporal

Marshall Western Moore

WAY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

306    Lance Sergeant

James

WEBB

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

4432    Private

Alexander

WEBSTER

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4942    Private

Joseph

WHITE

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

350    Corporal

Lawrence Hamil

WHITE, MM

Died of wounds on the 14th October 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

4943    Private

William Broomfield

WHITELAW

Died of wounds as POW on the 8th September 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Caudry Old Communal Cemetery

 

2085    Corporal

Harry

WHITTINGHAM

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2944    Private

Edward

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 46

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2051    Private

John Francis

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

534    Lance Corporal

Philip Harding

WILLIAMS, MM

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4944    Private

Ernest

WIMMER

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 45

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial