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Bacchus Marsh
Avenue of Honour

Sergeant Norman Stanley Robinson West

23/2/1892
Born at St. James near Lake Rowan, VIC
26/1/1916
Enlisted at Bacchus Marsh, VIC in the AIF, aged 24
28/7/1916
Embarked aboard the HMAT A32 Themistocles with the 14th Reinforcements, 22nd Battalion
11/9/1916
Disembarked at Plymouth, England
11/9/1916 - 2/10/1916
Admitted to Military Hospital, Devonport, England
16/11/1916
Proceeded overseas to France
4/12/1916
Joined unit in the field
22/5/1917
Promoted to Lance Corporal
28/5/1917
Promoted to Temporary Corporal
21/6/1917
Promoted to Corporal
22/7/1917
Promoted to Temporary Sergeant
31/7/1917
Reverts to Corporal
22/10/1917
Promoted to Temporary Sergeant
26/10/1917
Promoted to Sergeant
5/3/1918
Placed on the supernumerary list and proceeding to join Overseas Training Brigade
7/3/1918
Marched in to Overseas Training Brigade, Deverill, England
29/4/1918 - 24/5/1918
Attended 45th Army course of P & B.T. Aldershot - qualified as good
1/7/1918
Promoted to Temporary Company Sergeant Major
4/10/1918
Reverts to Sergeant
30/1/1919
Rejoined unit
23/3/1919
Court Marshal held in the field - Charge: without reasonable excuse allowing to escape a prisoner committed to his charge - Pleade: guilty - Sentence: forfeit 6 months seniority
12/6/1919
Embarked for Australia aboard the Port Darwin
27/7/1919
Returned to Australia
10/9/1919
Discharged from the AIF
6/10/1939
Enlisted at Rochester, VIC in the Australian Army - V81050
3/11/1943
Discharged from the Australian Army - a Lieutenant with the 3rd Reserve Battalion

Last updated by lee, Fri, 30 Apr 2021 14:51:57