Name: Henry George McPhillips

 

Birth Date: 1887 Where: Launceston, Tasmania
Died: Where:
Place of Enlistment: Claremont, Tasmania Age: 28
Serial Number: 844 Battalion: 26th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Lieutenant

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal,

 

Photograph McPhillips

Service Details:

 

 

17 May

1915                      Enlisted, Tasmania

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July

1916                      Wounded,Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

4 August

1916                      Pozieres

20 September

1916                      Returned to Unit

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

7 Decemberr

1916                      Promoted 2nd Lieutenant

February

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

9 March

1917                      Promoted Lieutenant

30 March

1917                      Seconded for training in England

8 September

1917                      Returned to France

18 September

1917                      Ypres

4 October

1917                      Wounded

20 January

1918                      Rejoined Battalion

7 April

1918                      Dernacourt

20 April

1918                      Ville Sur-Ancre

May

1918                      Morlancourt

27 June

1918                      Villers-Bretonneux

8 August

1918                      Battle of Amiens

29 August

1918                      Somme

2 Sept

1918                      Mont St. Quentin

11 November

1918                      Armistice

3 July

1919                      Discharged

 

 

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