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    George Cartwright P01383.010.JPGOn 31 August 1918, at Road Wood, south-west of Bouchavesnes, near Peronne, France, when two companies became held up by machine gun fire, Cartwright attacked the gun alone under intense fire. He shot three of the crew, and, having bombed the post, captured the gun and nine enemy soldiers

    George Cartwright (VC) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    B46130_105 Alfred Crouch  South Australians of World War I : Share their story No. 2900A Private Alfred Crouch, born Balaklava, South Australia, 30 September 1894. Enlisted 50th Battalion 24 March 1916. Served France, returned to Australia 1917. Died 9 August 1959.B46130_105 Alfred Crouch | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

    Alfred Crouch South Australians of World War I : Share their story No. Private Alfred Crouch, born Balaklava, South Australia, 30 September Enlisted Battalion 24 March Served France, returned to Australia Died 9 August Alfred Crouch

    Lance Corporal Alexander Conrad Le Maitre, died 5 August 1916, Pozieres, Somme. Unit: 22nd Battalion, Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Force. © IWM

    Lance Corporal Alexander Conrad Le Maitre, died 5 August 1916, Pozieres, Somme. Unit: 22nd Battalion, Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Force. © IWM

    Pvt Richard Martin... Said he was Maori descent to allow himself to join the 1st A.I.F., as Aboriginal people were not permitted to join up in the early days of WW1

    It’s believed Private Richard Martin lied about his place of birth, stating he was from New Zealand when he enlisted in December 1914 in order to avoid rejection based on his race. He was wounded in action three times before being killed in March

    Unit:	2nd Australian Infantry Battalion Bede Kenny (1896-1953) was born at Paddington, Sydney, and enlisted in August 1915, before his 19th birthday. A tall and powerful man, he became a well known member of his battalion and, later, a familiar figure at Sydney's ANZAC Day ceremonies.  At Hermies, Kenny's platoon had to dig in on the edge of the village and engage any enemy attempting to leave. Several men were pinned down by heavy enemy fire before Kenny leapt up and rushed a post…

    Unit: 2nd Australian Infantry Battalion Bede Kenny (1896-1953) was born at Paddington, Sydney, and enlisted in August 1915, before his 19th birthday. A tall and powerful man, he became a well known member of his battalion and, later, a familiar figure at Sydney's ANZAC Day ceremonies. At Hermies, Kenny's platoon had to dig in on the edge of the village and engage any enemy attempting to leave. Several men were pinned down by heavy enemy fire before Kenny leapt up and rushed a post…

    Private Leslie Haliburton Fynmore died 23 August 1916, Mouquet Farm, Somme, WW1. He was on the "Southland" when torpedoed and 6 weeks at Anzac Cove ( Gallipoli) where he had enteric fever. Unit: C-Company, 21st Battalion, Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Force. © IWM ( HU 122504)

    HU Private Leslie Haliburton Fynmore Unit: "C" Company Battalion Australian Infantry Australian Imperial Force.

    Studio portrait of 8275 Sapper (Spr) John Fitzgerald, Australian Tunnelling Companies Reinforcements. Spr Fitzgerald, an indigenous soldier, embarked from Melbourne aboard SS Indarra on 26 November

    Studio portrait of 8275 Sapper (Spr) John Fitzgerald, Australian Tunnelling Companies Reinforcements. Spr Fitzgerald, an indigenous soldier, embarked from Melbourne aboard SS Indarra on 26 November

    Studio portrait of 1360 Private (Pte) George Silvester Goward 4th Battalion, of Eden, NSW.   Pte Goward was a policeman prior to enlisting in November 1914.  He embarked on board HMAT Seang Bee ...

    Studio portrait of 1360 Private (Pte) George Silvester Goward 4th Battalion, of Eden, NSW. Pte Goward was a policeman prior to enlisting in November 1914. He embarked on board HMAT Seang Bee ...

    WWI. Pt Martin Thomas Cullum 58th Battalion of Prahran, Vic, aged 37 years. A cook prior to his enlistment on 5 July 1916 he embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT Nestor on 2 Oct 1916 and returned to Australia on 25 August 1917.

    Pt Martin Thomas Cullum Battalion of Prahran, Vic, aged 37 years. A cook prior to his enlistment on 5 July 1916 he embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT Nestor on 2 Oct 1916 and returned to Australia on 25 August

    https://flic.kr/p/gKCqeX | Number 2415 BAWDEN, Ralph Mervin | GRG26/5/4 Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 2415 BAWDEN, Ralph Mervin 50th Battalion Place of birth: Salisbury Residence: Aldgate Died of wounds SRSA ref: GRG26/5/4/2415

    Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 2415 BAWDEN, Ralph Mervin Battalion Place of birth: Salisbury Residence: Aldgate Died of wounds SRSA ref:

    https://flic.kr/p/fePptD | Number 504 KARRAN, William Douglas John | GRG26/5/4 Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 504 KARRAN, William Douglas John  50th Battalion (transferred from 10th) Place of birth: Alma St, Glenelg Residence: Alma St, Glenelg Severely wounded September 1917  SRSA ref: GRG26/5/4/504

    https://flic.kr/p/fePptD | Number 504 KARRAN, William Douglas John | GRG26/5/4 Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 504 KARRAN, William Douglas John 50th Battalion (transferred from 10th) Place of birth: Alma St, Glenelg Residence: Alma St, Glenelg Severely wounded September 1917 SRSA ref: GRG26/5/4/504

    WWI, 16 April 1918, Private Sydney Leppard Molineux was killed in action. Unit; 5th Machine Gun Battalion, AIF.  | The Australian War Memorial

    WWI, 16 April 1918, Private Sydney Leppard Molineux was killed in action. Unit; 5th Machine Gun Battalion, AIF. | The Australian War Memorial

    WWI, Cpt Percy Herbert Cherry VC MC, 26th Battalion, in civilian clothes. Capt Cherry was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for most conspicuous bravery, determination and leadership when in command of a company detailed to storm and clear a cillage on 26 March 1917, Lagnicourt, France, where he was killed that afternoon.

    Studio portrait of Captain (Capt) Percy Herbert Cherry VC MC, Battalion, in civilian clothes. Capt Cherry was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross for "most conspicuous bravery, .

    https://flic.kr/p/jZPRHc | Number 808 SIBLY, Joseph | GRG26/5/4 Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 808 SIBLY, Joseph 50th Battalion, 4th Division Place of birth: Laura, SA Residence: Laura SRSA ref: GRG26/5/4/808

    Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 808 SIBLY, Joseph Battalion, Division Place of birth: Laura, SA Residence: Laura SRSA ref:

    WWI, 24 April 1917. Pt Henry M Stanford was killed in action at Oosthove Farm near Ploegsteert Wood, Belgium.

    WWI, 24 April 1917. Pt Henry M Stanford was killed in action at Oosthove Farm near Ploegsteert Wood, Belgium.

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