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Australian Infantry

 

4th AUSTRALIAN PIONEERS

 

4th Australian Division

 

29th July-16th August / 28th August-4th September : Pozieres.

Works in Centre Way, Emue Avenue, Walker's Avenue, Copse Avenue, digging of communication trenches between O.G.1. and O.G.2. In action in OG lines.

November : Flers-Gueudecourt sector.

 

77 names

1512   Private

Alexander Milo

BEATON

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

3013   Corporal

Edwin James

BERTWISTLE

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

2278   Sergeant

George Alfred

BRANN

Died of wounds on the 19th August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Brighton City Cemetery (Bear Road)

 

2341   Private

Alfred

BRETT

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2793   Private

Bertie

BRITTON

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

129   Sergeant

William Thomas

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

728   Company Sergeant Major

William Claude

BURFORD

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3476   Private

Frank Joseph

BUTTERWORTH

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

1594   Private

William John

BYARS

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1737   Lance Corporal

Harry

CHILDS

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Cerisy-Gailly French National Cemetery

 

3266   Private

Robert George

COLLIGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1460   Private

John Murchie

COLQUHOUN

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3076   Private

William

CROSBY

Died of wounds on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 45

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3279   Private

Alexander Edward

DANIELS

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3752   Private

Clyde Edward

DAVIS

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

479   Private

Matthew

DOHERTY

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1717   Private

Joseph

DOLAN

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

2181   Private

Harry

DOOLEY

Died of wounds on the 7th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4166   Corporal

Michael

DULLEA

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2466   Private

Frederick

DUNN

Killed in action on the 7th November 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

1435   Private

Joseph John

EGAN

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

724A   Private

Joseph

FLYNN

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3051   Private

William

GAR

Killed in action on the 30th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Longueval Road Cemetery

 

3336   Private

Henry Frederick

GASSON

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2958   Private

William

GIBBONS

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4597   Private

Alfred Ernest

HANDS

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 44

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4791   Private

Oliver John

HARMON

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3347   Private

Ernest

HOARE

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

681   Private

Cecil Percy

HOCKEY

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

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3821   Private

William Frederick

HOINVILLE

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3928   Private

Conrad Albert Alford

JAHN

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

226   Sergeant

Edward Thomas

JONES

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

-2643   Private

James Andrew

JORDAN

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1610   Corporal

Thomas Patrick

KAVANAGH

Died in service on the 1st December 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

3381   Corporal

Bertram Hugh

KNEALE

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

82   Private

Percy Augustus

LOADER

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1351   Private

John Tucker

LOCHHEAD

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1712   Private

Thomas

LOFTUS

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3791   Private

Tom

LOMAX

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1660   Private

Patrick

LYNCH

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4165   Private

Lionel Foster

MADDISON

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4168   Private

Hector Ernest Eugene

MARSHALL

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4836   Private

Clarence

MARTELL

Died of wounds on the 4th August 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3997   Private

George Watson

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

5440   Corporal

James

MASON

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4550   Sergeant

William

McCARROLL

Killed in action on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

2296   Private

George

McCREERY

Died of wounds on the 4th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2249   Private

William Edwin Mieran

MILLER

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

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1911   Private

Robert George

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4865   Private

Karl Alex Frederick

NIELSEN

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3441   Corporal

Robert Martin

OWEN

Killed in action on the 30th November 1916

Rest in peace in Longueval Road Cemetery

 

1232   Private

Wilfred Ernest

PEART

Died of wounds on the 12th November 1916

Rest in peace in Lincoln (Newport) Cemetery

 

3433   Private

Harry Harding Johnston

PEEL

Died of wounds on the 4th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4294   Private

William Bennet

QUAYLE

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

1933   Private

Quintin Baillie

RICHARDSON

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

1766   Private

James

ROCHE

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

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

3454   Lance Corporal

Henry

ROSE, served as William George FOLEY

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1549   Private

John Richard

ROWLANDS

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

Captain

Walter Farmes

SCOBIE

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

3471   Private

Arthur

SHEKELL

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2902   Private

Arthur John

SHERWOOD

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1939   Private

Harry

SHIELDS

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1733   Private

Leonard James

SHILLINGFORD

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

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1225   Private

Ernest Pearce

SMILES

Died of wounds on the 6th August 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

2855   Private

George Alex

SMITH

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4025   Private

George Rivers Vincent

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 5th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2025   Private

Richard

SNOWDON

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3911   Private

Walter

STARR

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

2235   Private

Gordon Geoffrey

STEENSON

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

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

1699   Private

James Francis

STONE

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 46

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4605   Private

John

TARLINGTON

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3852   Private

Frank

THOMAS

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2915   Private

Joseph McGregor

TOWNSEND

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Courcelette British Cemetery

 

3853   Corporal

Herbert

TOWNSING

Died of wounds on the 19th August 1916

Rest in peace in Portsmouth (Kingston) Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Herbert

WADGE

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

4927   Private

Robert

WARNER

Died of wounds on the 16th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

 

 

3965   Private

Henry

WHITTEMORE

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

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery