2392 Harry Stewart SLOSS

Date of enlistment 16th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company Transferred to 2nd Pioneer Battalion, and 2nd Tunnelling Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action

cwgcCommemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial


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

Date Location Event
14th November 1916 France Killed in Action
30th September 1916 France Transferred to and Taken on Strength 2nd Pioneers
14th July 1916 France Transferred to and Taken on Strength 2nd Tunnelling Company, Australian Mining Corps
26th March 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
19th March 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the Llandovery Castle
11th March 1916 Egypt Transferred to and Taken on Strength 2nd Pioneers, Moascar
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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