Name:John Sandercock

Birth Date: 1892 Where: Wandillong, Victoria
Died: Where:
Place of Enlistment: Beverley, Western Australia Age: 23
Serial Number: Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Sergeant

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

 

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25 May

1915                      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

7 June

1916                      Wounded, Trench Raid

7 September

1916                      Rejoined Unit

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

18 October

1916                      Promoted L/Corporal

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

5 November

1916                      Promoted Corporal

February

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

May

1917                      Battle of Bullecourt (Hindenburg Line)

6 May

1917                      Promoted Sergeant

June

1917                      Bapaume

August

1917                      Cassel

16 August

1917                      7th Training Battalion

29 November

1917                      Rejoined Battalion

December

1917                      Red Lodge

7 April

1918                      Dernacourt

19 April

1918                      Wounded

11 November

1918                      Armistice

7 March

1919                      Returned to Australia

 

 

 

 

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