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Corporal Roy Meade Emmett

26/6/1897
Born in Richmond, VIC
3/6/1916
Enlisted in the AIF, 20th Reinforcements, 8th Battalion, at Ballarat, VIC, aged 19
11/9/1916
Embarked aboard the HMAT A14 Euripides
26/10/1916
Disembarked at Plymouth England
5/9/1917
Proceeding overseas to France
25/9/1917
Joined the 8th Battalion in the field
28/10/1917
Wounded in action - gunshot wound to the left leg
3/11/1917
Admitted to hospital in England
12/8/1918
Rejoined unit in France
24/8/1918
Wounded in action - gassed
27/8/1918
Admitted to hospital in England
9/12/1918
Transferred to Headquarters AIF Depots in UK
9/1/1919
Promoted to temporary Corporal
9/4/1919
Promoted to Extra Regimental Corporal
20/9/1919
Declared illegally absent from 29/8/19 - no record of disciplinary action
22/9/1919
Embark for Australia aboard the Port Sydney
12/11/1919
Returned to Australia
2/2/1912
Discharged from the AIF
12/4/1942
Enlisted in the Australian Army, 5th Battalion, Volunteer Defence Corps - service number V357136
6/6/1943
Discharged from the Australian Army
29/4/1956
Died at Caufield, VIC, aged 58

Last updated by lee, Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:43:33