2421 James TEMPLE

Date of enlistment 12th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company Transferred to 2nd Pioneer Battalion
Significant events while with the AIF Hospitalised sick

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

Date Location Event
30th April 1918 Australia Discharged – medically unfit (rheumatism)
21st March 1918 Australia Disembarked Euripides at Melbourne
30th January 1918 England Returned to Australia on A14 Euripides
31st December 1917 England Marched in to No.2 Command Depot Weymouth from Sutton Veny
30th May 1917 England Marched in to Pioneer Training Depot
26th May 1917 England Marched in to Perham Down
23rd March 1917 England Marched in to No.2 Command Depot Weymouth
12th March 1917 England Transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital Dartford
1st February 1917 England Admitted to 2nd Birmingham War Hospital
31st January 1917 France Embarked on HS St. Andrew for England
25th January 1917 France Admitted to 36th CCS then transferred to 6th General Hospital Rouen – PUO (trench fever)
26th March 1916 France Disembarked Marseille
19th March 1916 Egypt Proceeded to join British Expeditionary Force from Alexandria on the Llandovery Castle
13th March 1916 Egypt Transferred to 2nd Pioneer Battalion, 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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