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Australian Infantry

 

57th Battalion

AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY

(Victoria)

15th Australian Infantry Brigade / 5th Australian Division

 

21st October : Fricourt area.

22nd October : Montauban area. Carrying and digging parties.

28th October : In front line East of Eaucourt-l'Abbaye.

31st October : Montauban area.

3rd November : Dernancourt.

7th November : Montonvillers.

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17th November : Dernancourt.

18th November : Montauban area.

22nd November : Bernafay Wood.

23rd November : In line in Gueudecourt sector.

27th November : In support in Needle Trench. Carrying parties to the front line.

29th November : In reserve in Switch Trench.

30th November : Mametz.

 

18 names

1868    Private

Henry George

ASHFORD

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

4435    Corporal

David Mckenzie

BELL

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4434    Private

Hewitt Henry

BELL

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3471    Private

Albert James

BRINSMEAD

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4451    Private

Robert William

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2126    Private

Richard Gilbert

CLINTON

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

478    Private

Charles Vere

FOSSEY

Died in service on the 25th November 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

3521    Private

Frank Edwin

GODDEN

Killed in action on the 28th November 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

5100    Private

Frederick

HANNASKY

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3119    Private

Matthew Barnes

HAW

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

5095    Private

Thomas William

HINCHCLIFFE

Died of wounds on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

3304    Private

John

INGRAM

Died of wounds on the 1st December 1916

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

4812    Private

John

JACOBSON

Died in service on the 25th November 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

667    Private

Daniel Selby

McINTYRE

Died in service on the 9th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

5191    Private

David Leaton

SIMONS

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

3610    Private

Arthur Albert

SIZER

Killed in action on the 28th November 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3331    Private

William George

SMITH

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3155    Lance Corporal

James Roy

WRIGHT

Died of wounds on the 26th November 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial