2415 Alic Miller SHAW

Date of enlistment 14th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company C Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action – Pozieres

Missed sailing of Osterley at Fremantle

cwgcCommemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial


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

Date Location Event
5th August 1916 France Killed in Action
22nd April 1916 France Marching off parade. 96 hours FP#2 and forfeiture of 4 days pay
3rd April 1916 France Absent without leave. Award 8 days FP#2 and forfeiture of 9 days pay
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
13th October 1915 Australia Failed to embark on Osterley at Fremantle. Sailed on Thermosticles
29th September 1915 Australia Departed Melbourne on RMS Osterley
4th August 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
21st July 195 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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