We remember William Cecil Courtney

We remember William Cecil Courtney

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Launceston Tasmania Australia Source:9627602 Source:8201444 1885
1891
sibling Royal Courtney Source:9627602 1891
1916
employment Plasterer Australia Source:9627533 7th January 1916
1916
enlistment Liverpool New South Wales Australia Source:9627533 7th January 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 5061 13th Battalion 16th Reinforcements Source:9627533 7th January 1916 - 21st July 1916
1916
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9627533 1st May 1916 - 7th June 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9627533 14th June 1916 - 11th April 1917
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 5061 13th Battalion Source:9627533 21st July 1916 - 11th April 1917
1916
hospitalisation Wounded - shell shock and eye injury Hospital/Institution Source:9627533 11th August 1916 - 23rd September 1916
1917
missing Court of Inquiry on October 8, 1917 found he was killed in action. Source:9627533 11th April 1917 - 8th October 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Bullecourt France Source:9627533 11th April 1917
burial Villers-Bretonneux Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Villers-Bretonneux France 13th Battalion List Source:9627533

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Cecil
Initials WC
Last Name Courtney
Source 9627602
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 5061 13th Battalion 16th Reinforcements Private
Australian Imperial Force 5061 13th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isaac John Courtney father
Elizabeth Alice Courtney mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Royal Courtney brother 1891
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1916-01-07 5'9"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-01-07 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia

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Multimedia

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William Courtney Gary3194
Roy Courtney Gary3194
Courtney Family Headstone Gary3194

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