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Bacchus Marsh
Avenue of Honour

Gunner William Henry Connell

16/6/1886
Born in Bacchus Marsh, VIC
8/8/1917
Enlisted in the AIF, 14th Reinforcements, 4th Light Horse Regiment, aged 21
22/12/1917
Embarked aboard the HMAT A38 Ulysses
16/1/1918
Disembarked at Suez, Egypt
17/2/1918
Embarked at Alexandria, Egypt
21/2/1918
Disembarked at Taranto, Italy
4/3/1918
Disembarked at Southampton, England
Transferred to the 5th Divisional Ammunition Column
22/5/1918
Joined unit in the Field - France - as a Gunner
27/2/1919 - 13/3/1919
On leave in the UK
Rejoined unit - Belguim
14/4/1919
Attached for duty with the Field Artillery Brigade
26/5/1919
Returned to England
8/7/1919
Embarked for Australia
1/9/1919
Returned to Australia
25/9/1919
Discharged from the AIF
1924
Living in Bacchus Marsh - dairy farmer

Last updated by lee, Sat, 28 Aug 2021 11:00:25