2359 Donald Thomas REYNOLDS

Date of enlistment 12th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company C Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action – Bullecourt

Wounded in Action – Pozieres

Hospitalised sick twice

cwgcCommemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial


Summary of Private Reynolds WW1 service record, located in the National Archives of Australia. Full details are available online, NAA Series B2455

Date Location Event
3rd May 1917 France Killed in Action
20th January 1917 France Re-joined Battalion
17th January 1917 France Marched into 2ADBD
16th January 1917 England Proceeded overseas France from Folkestone on Princess Clementine
19th December 1916 England Discharged and marched in to No.1 Command Depot Perham Down
20th November 1916 England Admitted to 3rd London General Hospital – Pyrexia
19th November 1916 France Embarked Boulogne for England
20th October 1916 France Transferred to Boulogne – with tapeworm and eczema
14th October 1916 Belgium Transferred to Hazebrook
12th October 1916 Belgium To hospital – scabies
12th August 1916 France Re-joined Battalion
9th August 1916 France Admitted to hospital – shell shock
27th July – 4th August 1916 France Wounded in Action
26th March 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
19th March 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the Llandovery Castle
8th January 1916 Egypt Taken on Strength, Tel-el-Kabir
25th October 1915 Egypt Disembarked Alexandria
29th September 1915 Australia Departed Melbourne on RMS Osterley
3rd August 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
19th July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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