Saturday, October 1, 2016

Alton John Cork

Serial Number and Rank: 2378, Private
Birth:  1896 Milton. 1896/32273
Parents:  Walter Daniel Cork and Elizabeth Sarah Jones
Enlisted:  30 July 1915 Milton/ Liverpool Holdsworthy.
Enlisted with his cousins Ambrose Jackson and William John Jones
Next of Kin:  Fa. Walter Cork of Myrtle Street Milton
Service:  2nd Division 19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement. KIA:  25th May 1916
Burial:  Brewery Orchard Cemetery Nord, France. Panel IV. C. 23
Milton War MemorialHonour Rolls:  Kendall Cottage Memorial – To Our Fallen Comrades
Croobyar Public School
RSL Honour Roll
Milton Towm Memorial
Milton Primary School as Atton
Height: 5′ 8½”, 140 lbs, fair complexion, hazel eyes, brown hair.
Victory Medal – 19341,  British War medal – 19412 and 1914 – 1915 Star – 17083
Memorial scroll sent to Fa. D. W. Cork (now of Berry NSW) on 14 September 1921 – number 311093.
Memorial plaque sent to Fa. D. W Cork 21 April 1922.

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