Lieutenant Samuel Carty KILDUFF

Date of enlistment 8th February 1915
Rank at enlistment 2nd Lieutenant
Company Transferred to 4th Pioneer Battalion
Significant events while with the AIF Wounded in Action

Promoted to Lieutenant

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

Date Location Event
9th April 1918 Australia Appointment terminated
13th February 1918 Australia Disembarked at Melbourne
16th December 1917 England Return to Australia on Kanawona
14th October 1917 England Transferred from Reading War Hospital to 3rd London General Hospital
3rd October 1917 England Embarked on HS Princess Elizabeth for England and admitted to Reading War Hospital
27th September 1917 England Placed on Supernumery List
11th August 1917 France Admitted 3rd General Hospital Boulogne
9th August 1917 Belgium Wounded – high explosive shell hip & abdomen (severe)
16th July 1917 France Re-joined 4th Pioneer Battalion
1st July 1917 France Detailed to 2nd Army Rest Camp
9th April 1917 France Taken on Strength 4th Pioneer Battalion
1st April 1917 England Proceeded overseas to France
1st January 1917 England Promoted to Lieutenant
25th October 1916 England Transferred to Pioneer Training Battalion
20th May 1916 France Transferred to Pioneer Battalion
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
12th September 1915 Australia Assigned to 5th Reinforcements 22nd Battalion
28th July 1915 Australia Marched into Broadmeadows depot


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