2459 Albert Edward BISHOP

Date of enlistment 8th July 1915
Rank at enlistment Private
Company D Company
Significant events while with the AIF Killed in Action

Wounded in Action – Pozieres

cwgcBuried at A.I.F. Burial Ground, Flers


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

Date Location Event
12th November 1916 France Killed in Action
28th August 1916 France Re-joined Battalion
21st August 1916 France Admitted No.6 Convalescent Camp, Etaples
31st July 1916 France Admitted 44th Clearing Station
27th July – 4th August 1916 France Wounded in Action – shell wound to shoulder
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
12th July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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