Commemorating ancestors who were involved in World War 1, including -

Private 602, Edward Samuel BRIDGEMENT (Australia),
Rifleman 17/1344, Herbert McWILLIAMS (Ireland) and
Private 7395, Robert P MULHOLLAND (Ireland).

Monday, 9 November 2015

9 November, 1915. Sydney, NSW, Australia. Embarked HMAT "Beltana".

100 Year ago today, Private 602, E.S. Bridgement 
embarked HMAT "Beltana" on 9 November 1915 at Sydney, bound for Suez, he would disembark a month later.
Army Form B. 103 Regimental Number 602, Private BRIDGEMENT Edward Samuel

First World War Embarkation Rolls: 
Service Number: 602
Rank: Pioneer
Roll title: 30 Infantry Battalion (November 1915)
Conflict / Operation: First World War, 1914-1918
Date of embarkation: 9 November 1915
Place of embarkation: Sydney
Ship embarked on: HMAT Beltana A72

Pte 602 E.S.Bridgement

Click for an Image of the HMAT Beltana.

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