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Bacchus Marsh
Avenue of Honour

Driver William John Pezet

1889
Born at Bacchus Marsh, VIC
18/8/1914
Enlisted at Euroa, VIC in the AIF, 7th Battalion, aged 24
19/10/1914
Embarked aboard the HMAT A20 Hororata
2/12/1914
Disembarked in Egypt
4/4/1915
Transferred to Battalion Headquarters - appointed driver
5/4/1915
Embarked for Gallipoli
17/5/1915
Marched in from Dardanelles to Mex, Egypt
3/11/1915
Transferred from Mex to Maadi, Egypt
8/1/1916
Rejoined the 7th Battalion
23/3/1916
Embarked from Alexandria, Egypt
29/3/1916
Disembarked at Marseilles, France
21/6/1916 - 10/7/1916
Admitted to Field Ambulance - synovitis
13/3/1917 - 11/5/1917
Admitted to hospital - rheumatism
23/5/1917
Promoted to Acting Sergeant
14/6/1917
Employed as a clerk at Depot A
12/7/1917
Reverts to Driver
14/7/1917
Rejoined Unit
21/8/1917 - 27/8/1917
Admitted to the 2nd Stationary Hospital - scabies
13/2/1918 - 2/3/1918
On leave in England
14/9/1918
Marched out for return to Australia
24/9/1918
Embarked aboard the Taranto
23/11/1918
Returned to Australia aboard the Devon
24/1/1919
Discharged from the AIF
2/7/1968
Died, aged 79

Last updated by lee, Thu, 13 May 2021 17:56:36