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Company Sergeant Major William Clark

22/4/1894
Born at Newcastle on Tyne, England
19/8/1914
Enlisted in the AIF, 4th Light Horse Regiment, at age 20
19/10/1914
Embarked aboard the HMAT A18 Wiltshire as a Private
20/5/1915
Proceeding to Gallipoli
23/10/1915
Promoted to Lance Corporal
24/12/1915
Promoted to Corporal
27/12/1915
Disembarked at Alexandria, Egypt
20/2/1916
Transferred to the 1st Division Cyclist Corps
25/3/1916
Embarked at Alexandria, Egypt
30/3/1916
Disembarked at Marseilles, France
13/5/1916
Promoted to Sergeant
9/7/1916
Transferred to 1st ANZAC Corps Cyclist Battalion
3/7/1917
Promoted to Company Sergeant Major
17/9/18 - 3/10/1918
On leave in UK
27/10/1918
Rejoined unit in France, under arrest - he allowed men of another unit to become attached to his own; severely reprimanded
18/1/1919
Embarked for Australia aboard the SS Ulysses
23/1/1919
Admitted to hospital, Gibraltar - Influenza
14/2/1919
Re-embarked for Australia aboard the HMT Ascanius
3/4/1919
Returned to Australia
2/6/1919
Discharged from the AIF
11/4/1942
Enlisted in the Australian Army, service number V354614
19/10/1945
Discharged from the Australian Army, Volunteer Defence Corps, rank Private
1967
Living in Wangaratta, VIC
1972
Died at Beechworth, VIC, aged 78

Last updated by lee, Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:22:01