Sunday, September 25, 2016

Bruce Wynter Warden

Bruce WardenSerial Number and Rank:  542, 2nd Lieutenant
Birth  1 December 1893 Mount Airlee Milton 1893/22685
Parents:  Winter David and Margaret Wallace Kendall of Mount Airlie Milton
Enlisted:  Milton 7 September 1914
Next of Kin:  Fa. Winter Warden
Service :  1st ALH, 56th Battalion ex 1st LH remount
Death:  DOW 27 September 1917
Burial:  Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery Belguim
Honour Rolls:  Kendall Cottage Memorial
RSL Honour Roll
Milton Town Memorial
St Peters & Paul Church of England (but no notation to death)
Croobyar Public School

Bruce attended school at Barker College at Hornsby afterwards he was a clerk with Dalfety Pty Ltd before enlistment. He enlisted in the First Australian Light Horse and served with the Light Horse remount in Egypt, upon promotion to 2nd Lieut transported to the France.
Brothers – Wynter Wallace Wanden, Neil Wynter Warden, David Wynter Warden.
Nephew to Louis Stanley Kendall.
Descendant of William Rutter

This gallant Anzac who fought through Gallipoli and on the fields of Flanders has paid the last and penalty having given his young life to uphold the honor of the Empire and in defence of his native land; knowing that even as you admired his splendid conduct and honor the action that call him hence so do you feel the deepest sympathy for his bereaved family.- William Riley Mayor Ulladulla

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