Name: James Morrison

 

Birth Date: 1887 Where: Scotland
Died: Where:
Place of Enlistment: Blackboy Hill Age: 28
Serial Number: 469 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death:Private

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

 

Photograph Morrison

 Service Details:

 

 

4 March, 1915

1915                      Enlisted Perth, WA, Blackboy Hill Training camp

9 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

4 August

1916                      Pozieres

6 September

1916                      Belgium

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

Febuary

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

May

1917                      Battle of Bullecourt (Hindenburg Line)

June

1917                      Bapaume

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

October

1917                      Broodseine & Passchendale

23 October

1917                      Promoted Corporal

26 October

1917                      Battle of Passchendale (Ypres)

December

1917                      Red Lodge

7 April

1918                      Dernacourt

20 April

1918                      Ville Sur-Ancre

May

1918                      Morlancourt

8 June

1918                      Wounded and remained at duty

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

28 March

1919                      Discharged in London

 

 

 
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