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Private James Robert Crook

18/4/1892
Born at St Arnaud, VIC
9/2/1916
Enlisted in the AIF, 14th Reinforcements, 22nd Battalion, aged 24
26/6/1916
Promoted to Lance Corporal
28/7/1916
Embarked aboard the HMAT A32 Themistocles
11/9/1916
Disembarked at Plymouth, England
16/11/1916
Proceeding overseas to France and reverts to Private
4/12/1916
Joined the 22nd Battalion in the field
5/2/1917 - 3/3/1917
To hospital with Myalgia
25/3/1917
Rejoined unit
31/3/1917
Promoted to Lance Corporal
3/5/1917
Wounded in action, gunshot wound to the hand - near Bapaume, France
13/5/1917
Evacuated back to hospital in England
11/10/1917
Rejoined unit in France
30/12/1917 - 9/1/1918
To hospital, France - Scabies
23/3/1918 - 18/4/1918
To hospital sick, France
18/4/1918
Proceeding to rejoin unit
2/5/1918 - 15/5/1918
AWL - awarded loss of Lance stripe and forfeit 14 days pay
25/5/1918
Rejoined unit
17/7/1918
Wounded in action - gassed
4/8/1918
Evacuated back to England
5/8/1918
Admitted to Connaught Hospital, Aldershot, England - gas poisoning
26/8/1918 - 9/9/1918
Discharged from hospital to furlough
9/11/1918 - 12/11/1918
AWL - award, forfeit 8 days pay
18/1/1919
Embark from England aboard the Uslysses
10/3/1919
Returned to Australia
17/4/1919
Discharged from the AIF
13/6/1940
Enlisted in the Australian Army. Service No. V84719
3/6/1947
Discharged from the Australian Army - rank Corporal, unit 18th Australian Salvage Section
1967
Died at Heidelberg, VIC, aged 75

Last updated by lee, Sat, 28 Aug 2021 11:28:38