Name: William Henry Roberts

Birth Date: 15 June 1887 Where: England
Died: 1955 Where: Perth
Place of Enlistment: Perth, Western Australia Age: 27
Serial Number: 687 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Corporal

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

 

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Service Details:

 

 

11 March

1915                      Blackboy Hill Training camp

9 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

7 Nov. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

12 August

1916                      Wounded, Pozieres

16 June

1917                      Rejoined Battalion

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

October

1917                      Broodseine & Passchendale

26 October

1917                      Battle of Passchendale (Ypres)

3 November

1917                      Promoted Corporal

December

1917                      Red Lodge

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

5 October

1918                      Wounded

11 November

1918                      Armistice

7 April

1919                      Disembarked, Fremantle

23 June

1919                      Discharged

 

 

 

 

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