May 2015 blog posts (2)

Donaldson, William Henry born 1 November 1889 WWI Service

I have been trying to locate details on No 708 Sgt William Henry DONALDSON to no avail.

His grandson gave me a copy of his Certificate of Discharge which shows he served with the 33rd Battery Australian Field Artillery and he was discharged on 17 October 1919 in Brisbane. He…


Added by Keran Carsburg on May 6, 2015 at 20:26 — 2 Comments

army mates

person in the centre is Raymond Charles Wilkinson- WW1- on the back of the photo is 'To Toby with love from Ray, France March 11, 1918’

it is possible that one is James Henry Morton, regiment no 3192, 23rd Battalion. My uncle did a family history where he refers to Raymond being the best man at his friends wedding at Katandra, Vic. He refers to his friend as Jim Morton- i could find no records other than those of James…


Added by margaret haynes on May 4, 2015 at 16:26 — 3 Comments

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