Serial Number and Rank: 2783, Private Birth: 15 July 1894 Bawley Point, Birth 1894/21080 Baptism: 28 July 1894 St Peters & St Paul CE Milton Parents: Fa. John Thomas Casey born Araulen. Mo. Mary Jane Hailey born Braidwood Enlisted: 5 Oct 1916, Sydney, age 22 years Next of Kin: Fa. John Casey – Surveyor, living at Glebe Sydney NSW Service: 1st & […]
Serial Number and Rank: 1768, Private Birth: 22 Jan 1892 The Hutt Milton Baptism: 20 Feb 1892 St Peters & St Pauls Milton Parents: Charles Forfar and Margaret Sophia Warden nee Moore Enlisted: 29 June 1915 Service: 2nd Lighthorse, RTA 28 June 1919 Marriage: Isabel Olive Barton 1921 Honour Rolls – Croobyar Public School Milton Church of England Allan also served in WW2 […]
Serial Number and Rank: 4509 Birth: 1883 Braidwood (nil registration of birth) Parents: Alick (Jacky) Bond and Ellen Demestre – both Aboriginal Enlisted: Kiama 13 November 1916 Next of Kin: Mo. Ellen Haddigaddy (sic) Service: 33rd Battalion. RTA August 1918 “Essex” War Record: Digital copy held by the Australian National Archives Death: 11 November 1943/25773 Berry. Burial: Berry Cemetery Marriage: 1. Butter Thomas […]
Anzac day March commences at 10.30am along the Princes Highway to Milton Cenotaph for service.
Locally, Anzac Day was celebrated by a United Service in the School of Arts, when a fine congregation gathered, representing all denominations, to do honor to the occasion. Rev. Edgar Potter presided over the meeting. On the platform also were Rev. P. M. Waterhouse (Methodist) and Ensign Cross (S. Army.) The meeting opened with the […]