2439 Victor James TROMPF

Date of enlistment 16th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company C Company
Significant events while with the AIF Wounded in Action twice

Hospitalised sick

Appointed Corporal

Trompf.pngCpl Trompf is pictured in the C Company banner photograph on this website, 4th from left, back row.

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

Date Location Event
15th July 1919 Australia Discharged
22nd May 1919 Australia Disembarked Trazos Mentos
8th April 1919 England Returned to Australia on Trazos Mentos
30th January 1919 England Disembarked Weymouth from France and marched in to Codford
19th November 1918 France Appointed Corporal
19th October 1918 France Re-joined battalion after leave
18th October 1918 France Overstaying English leave. Award 21 days FP#2 and total forfeiture of 22 days pay
1st October 1918 England Proceeded on English leave
17th September 1918 France Re-joined Battalion
13th September 1918 France Transferred to AIBD Le Havre
10th September 1918 France Transferred to St. Martins Rest Camp Boulogne
3rd August 1918 France Admitted to 3rd Canadian General Hospital
30th July 1918 France Admitted to 2nd Stationary Hospital Abbeville
24th July 1918 France Admitted to 49 CCS
23rd July 1918 France Wounded in Action (2nd occasion) – gassed
22nd September 1917 Belgium Re-joined 22nd Battalion
13th September 1917 France Marched in to 2ADBD
12th September 1917 England Proceeded overseas to France via Southampton
23rd May 1917 England Absent without leave for three days. Total forfeiture of 11 days pay
4th May 1917 England Transferred to 67th Battalion Windmill Hill
13th April 1917 England Marched in to  No.3 Command Depot Hurdcott
20th March 1917 England Marched in to No.1 Command Depot Perham Down
17th March 1917 England Absent without leave for 3 days following leave. Award 7 days CC and forfeiture of 1 days pay
2nd January 1917 England Admitted Tooting Military Hospital
1st January 1917 France Embarked at Rouen on Western Australia for England
30th December 1916 France To hospital sick – trench feet
24th September 1916 Belgium Re-joined Battalion from 2ADBD Etaples
6th September 1916 France Marched in to 2ADBD Etaples
10th August 1916 France Wounded in Action – Gunshot wound back and buttocks, and admitted No.6 General Hospital Rouen
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
4th August 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
21st July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot

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