We remember Roy Courtney

We remember Roy Courtney

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
sibling William Cecil Courtney Source:9627610 1885
1891
birth Launceston Australia Source:9627277 1891
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1213 26th Battalion D Company Source:9627258 27th April 1915 - 9th March 1916
1915
employment Carpenter Australia Source:9627258 27th April 1915
1915
enlistment Claremont Australia Source:9627258 27th April 1915
1915
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9627258 31st July 1915 - 4th September 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:9627258 4th September 1915 - 9th January 1916
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9627258 9th January 1916 - 24th March 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Source:9627258 10th March 1916 - 23rd December 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9627258 26th March 1916 - 9th December 1918
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Lance Corporal 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Source:9627258 24th December 1916 - 24th February 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Corporal 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Source:9627258 25th February 1917 - 29th July 1919
1917
hospitalisation Gun shot wound Right Shoulder and Back Hospital/Institution Source:9627258 14th March 1917 - 12th June 1917
1917
hospitalisation Venereal Disease Hospital/Institution Source:9627258 12th October 1917 - 23rd October 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9627258 3rd October 1918
1918
hospitalisation Gun shot wound head Hospital/Institution Source:9627258 5th October 1918 - 29th July 1919
education Invermay State School Australia Source:9627277
1919
death Died of wounds Roy never recovered from his head wound received at Montbrehain and died in Hornsby Military Hospital in Launceston. Launceston Australia Source:9627258 29th July 1919
burial Carr Villa General Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Launceston Australia Source:9627277

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Roy
Initials R
Last Name Courtney
Source 5021282
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 1213 26th Battalion D Company Private
Australian Imperial Force 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Lance Corporal
Australian Imperial Force 1213 2nd Pioneer Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Alice Courtney mother
Isaac John Courtney father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Cecil Courtney brother 1885
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-04-27 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-04-27 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Virtual War Memorial Australia Gary3194

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William Courtney Gary3194
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