2457 Robert Oliver YULE

Date of enlistment 3rd July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company D Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action

Hospitalised sick

cwgcBuried at St.Pierre Cemetery, Amiens


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

Date Location Event
14th April 1918 France Killed in Action
26th September 1917 England Two weeks leave to 6th October
25th December 1916 France Re-joined Battalion
6th December 1916 France Marched into 2nd ADBD depot at Etaples
1st December 1916 France To Convalescence Camp Boulogne
13th October 1916 Belgium To hospital sick – deafness
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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