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Mitchell, Joseph Earl Cherry

Joseph Mitchell (Service No 5749) was born in Bellambi, N.S.W. around 1897.Joseph enlisted as an 18 year old, when he was single, lived at Mount Keira, N.S.W. and was employed as a clerk.  ...

Mitchell, Gordon Earl

Gordon Earl Mitchell (Service No 2678) was born in 1885. He lived on Pioneer Road, Bellambi with his wife Minnie Ellen Mitchell and worked as a carpenter at the time of his enlistment. He was in his...

Mitchell, John Richardson

John Richardson Mitchell was born on the 23rd of April, 1894, at Adelong, New South Wales. He was the first born of James Mitchell & Alice Rebecca Richardson (nee). In approximately 1899 the...

Mitchison, John Comus

Private Mitchison (service no. 823, 7792) was born in Mount Kembla.At the time of enlistment he was working in Newcastle. He embarked on SS Te Anau on 20th November, 1915 for Rabaul. He served for...

Mobbs, Walter Harold

Walter Mobbs (Service No 4243) was born in Sydney, N.S.W.At enlistment, Walter was single, 23 years of age, lived at Thirroul, N.S.W. and worked as a motor driver.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A60...

Moir, Tom Ballantyne

Tom Moir (Service No 14009) was born in Hobart, Tasmania, and came to the Illawarra district of N.S.W. with his family as a child.Tom enlisted when he was 21 years old, single, lived at Corrimal, N.S...

Moloney, William Joseph

William Moloney (Service No 2095) was born in Shellharbour, N.S.W. and enlisted when he was 20 years old, single, and working as a farmer.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A68 Anchises with 3rd...

Montgomerie, David Wallace

David Montgomerie (Service No 7007) was born in Ayrshire, Scotland around 1881.After moving to Australia, David settled in Coledale, N.S.W. with his wife Ann.At enlistment he was 35 years old, and...

Montgomery, Robert

Robert Montgomery (Service No 6124) was born in Durham, England around 1879.At enlistment Robert was married, 37 years of age, lived at Bulli, N.S.W. with his wife Emma, and worked as a miner.He...

Mooney, Frederick Thomas

Private Frederick Mooney (Service no. 710) was born in Wollongong circa 1887. He attended Unanderra Public School and is remembered on the Unanderra School Roll of Honour. At the time of enlistment...

Moore, Thomas Hubert

Thomas Moore (Service No 1399)  was born in Dapto, N.S.W.  Thomas attended Marshall Mount Public School, N.S.W.When Thomas enlisted he was single, 19 years old, and worked as a farmer...

Moore, Christopher George

Christopher Moore (Service No 5309) was born in Wollongong, NSW, around 1888.At enlistment Christoper he was single, 29 years old, and employed as a railway porter.  He embarked on SS Makarini...

Moore, Arthur

Arthur Moore (Service No 1973) was born in Bowral about 1892. At the time of his enlistment he was a single 23 year old shunter from Bulli. He embarked on HMAT A54 Runic on 9th August 1915 with...

Moore, Edmond Alfred

Edmond Moore was born in Tasmania and at the time of enlistment was a single 23 year old labourer living at Gerringong. He embarked on HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11th February 1915 with 2nd Reinforcements...

Moore, Clifford Arthur

Clifford Moore (Service No 2675) was born in December 1897. He served 4 years with the Cadets and 1 year with 28th Light Horse Militia.At enlistment Clifford was single, 18 years old and worked as a...

Moorhouse, Edward Ernest

Edward Moorhouse (Service No 4244) was born in Sheffield, England.He arrived in Australia, with his family, in 1883. The family settled in Queensland, and Edward served 2 years, in the Queensland...

Moran, William

William Moran (Service No 399) was born in Sydney around 1885.At enlistment Wiliam was 28 years of age, single, lived at Wollongong, N.S.W. where he worked as a draper.He embarked from...

Morell, James Francis

James Morell (Service No 3387) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W. and was one of five brothers to enlist.When James enlisted at the age of 23, he was single and worked as a station manager. James had...

Morell, Henry Herbert

Henry Morell (Service No 150) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W.At enlistment, Henry was single, 21 years old and worked as a grazier.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A29 Suevic with A Squadron, 6th Light...

Morell, Roy

Roy Morell (Service No 42) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W.At enlistment Roy was single, 25 years old and worked as  grazier.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A29 Suevic with A Squadron, 6th Light...

Morgan, David John

David Morgan (Service No 2937) was born in Helensburg, N.S.W. around 1894.When he enlisted in Sydney he was 22 years old and working as an engineer, and had previous...

Morgan, William Llewellyn

William Morgan (Service no. 19968) was born in Helensburgh, N.S.W. on June 4, 1899. He was an 18 year old wireless operator and single at the time of enlistment.He embarked on SS Canberra on...

Morgan, Pritchard Llewellyn

Pritchard Morgan (Service No 3599) was born in Woonona, N.S.W., around 1899.Pritchard was single, worked as a biograph operator, and had served 4 years in the CMF when he enlisted....

Morgans, David John

David John Morgans (Service No 6282) was born in Glamorganshire, Wales. He moved to Australia and lived on Main Rd, Bulli with his wife, Edith Emma Morgans.David enlisted in April 1916 at...

Morris, Edwin Hezekiah

Edwin Morris (Service No 319) was born in Woonona, N.S.W. around 1894.When he enlisted in Sep 1914 Edwin was 20 years old, single, and working as a grocer.  His mother,...

Morris, Sydney Victor

Sydney Morris (Service No 6565) was born in Brisbane, QLD. He had 2 sisters and had served 3 years in the Senior Cadets. He moved to Jamberoo, NSW where he trained as a butcher. At the time of...

Morris, Reginald Robert

Reginald Robert Morris was born in Wollongong, c1896 to Annie (nee Warr) Morris, also known as Annie Combellack. His father passed away before he enlisted. Reginald grew up in Keira St, Wollongong...

Morris, William James

William James Morris (Service No 799) was born in Bulli, N.S.W. around 1890.At enlistment William was single, 24 years old, and worked as a miner.He embarked from Sydney on...

Morris, Percy

Percy Morris (Service No 2940) was born in Sydney, N.S.W.In 1902, he married Ann Bowen, at Newtown, N.S.W. and they had five children.At enlistment, he was 33 years old, worked as...

Morris, Charles

Charles Morris (Service No 1376) was born in Kembla Heights around 1882.Charles enlisted when he was 34 years of age, married, and working as a miner. His wife was Ethel Jane...

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