JEWELL Pryce: 1894 -1916, KIA, ANZAC

Avenue of honour Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 2015

JEWELL Pryce

Pyrce JEWELL DOB 1894 at Walsall Wood UK, was a butcher in West Warburton before he enlisted.
2612 Private P JEWELL was 22 when he was killed in the field in France, 1.9.1916.
Family NamePoppy lestweforget JEWELL
Given Names Pryce
Birth Date 1894
Birth Place Walsall Wood, STAFFODSHIRE, ENGLAND
Occupation at Enlistment Butcher
Date of Enlistment 12.6.1915
Age at Enlistment 21 years 6 months
Service Number(s) 2612
Next of Kin Mother: Mrs J JEWELL
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment West Warburton, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 8th Battalion
Fate Killed in Action
Australian War Memorial Roll, Panel Number Roll of Honour.
Panel no 53

Roll of Honour name projection

Pryce Jewell’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory

Date of Death 1.9.1916
Place of Death or Wounding FRANCE
Age at Death 22 years
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Medals 1914/15 Star Medal.
British war Medal.
Memorial plaque.
Memorial scroll.
Victory Medal.
Where the Australians Rest.
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • P. Jewell
AIF Data Base Pryce JEWELL

Family & Early Life

Parents: William and Jane JEWELL of Walsall Wood, STAFFODSHIRE, ENGLAND.
Siblings: Enrest, Maggie, Harold and Clarence JEWELL.

Military Service

War Service – Western Front
Killed in Action “In the Field”, France

Sources

Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland 1999.

COX William Aaron: 1899 – 1918, DOW ANZAC

Avenue of honour Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 20

COX, William Aaron

William A COX: POB 1899 England. The family arrived in Australia in 1913, and lived at Hill View Estate, Yarra Junction. 7470: Private W A Cox was 18 years 6 months when he Died of Wounds in France in 1918.
Family NamePoppy lestweforget COX
Given Names William Arron
Birth Date 1899
Birth Place London, ENGLAND
Occupation at Enlistment Carter baker
Date of Enlistment 18.6.1917
Age at Enlistment 18 years 4 months ?
Service Number(s) 7470
Next of Kin Father: Thomas Cox
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment Hill View Estate, Yarra Junction
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 6th Battalion
Fate Died of Wounds
Date of Death 23.8.1918
Place of Death or Wounding FRANCE
Age at Death 18 years 6 months
Australia War Memorial Ref, Panel Number Roll of Honour.Panel No 46

AWM.

William Aaron Cox’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory.

Roll of Honour name projection

Roll of Honour Circular Yes
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres FrancePlot I, Row C, Grave No 17
Medals Victory Medal.British war Medal Memorial scroll.Memorial plaque.Where the Australians Rest.
Local Rolls of Honour Political Labor Council Honor Roll,: Upper Yarra RSL

  • COX T.W ?
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • W.A. Cox
AIF Data Base William Aaron COX

Family & Early Life

Middle name is Arron, often misspelt as Aaron. His true name was Aaron he served as William Aaron..PARENTS: Thomas and Rosanna Cox of Hill View Estate, Yarra Junction..MOTHER: Rosanna Rebecca nee Moule, she is buried at Wesburn..
SIBLINGS: Alice, Thomas, and Arthur, they all sailed from London 24.12.1913 on the “Commonwealth” via The Cape. Father not on board. William was 14 when he arrived in Australia.
Dick brothers, mother, Jessie Jane, nee Simpson

Military Service

War Service: Western Front. Died of wounds – gun shot wound to head 1.5.1918.Father received his effects including: 1 YMCA Wallet, Photos, 1 Testament, 1 Notebook, 1 French Book, Cards, Coins.

Sources

Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland. 1999.Warburton Ways, Earle Parkinson 1984
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CHAPMAN Clarence George: 1884 – 1917 KIA ANZAC

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Clarence Victor CHAPMAN

Clarence V CHAPMAN: DOB 1884, Horsham. Father T Chapman, mother Sophia Elizabeth Chapman lived in Millgrove. Occupation: timber Carter.
5981: Private Clarence V CHAPMAN was 33 when he was reported Missing In Action, 28 May 1917 at Messines Belgium. No Known Grave.
Poppy lestweforgetFamily Name CHAPMAN
Given Names Clarence Victor
Birth Date 1884
Birth Place Horsham, VIC
Occupation at Enlistment Labourer
Date of Enlistment 26.2.1916
Age at Enlistment 32 years 4 months
Service Number 5981
Next of Kin Father: Thomas CHAPMAN
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment Millgrove, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 38th Battalion
Fate Killed in Action
Australia War Memorial Ref, Panel Number Roll of Honour..
Panel No 129

AWM.

Clarence Victor Chapman’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory.

Roll of Honour name projection

Date of Death 28.5.1917
Place of Death or Wounding Messines, BELGIUM
Age at Death 33
Roll of Honour Circular Yes
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France
Red Cross Files Yes
Medals Victory Medal.
British war Medal Memorial scroll
Memorial plaque
Where the Australians Rest
Local Rolls of Honour Millgrove Roll of Honor WW1: Warburton RSL Sub Branch

  • CHAPMAN C.V.

Political Labor Council Honor Roll,: Upper Yarra RSL

  • CHAPMAN C.V.
Local Memorials Millgrove Roll of Honour

*CHAPMAN C V

AIF Data Base Clarence Victor CHAPMAN

Family & Early Life

Mother: Mrs Sophia Elizabeth Chapman, received pension of £2 per fortnight from 9.10.1917.

Military Service

War Service: Western Front.. FATHER: Mr Thomas Chapman received his personal affects including: 2 ID discs, pocket book, fountain pen, belt, watch pouch, pipe, pipe bowl and books.

Sources

DICK Archibald Spalding: 1894 – 1917, KIA ANZAC

Banner Anzac Centerary Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 2015

Archibald Spalding DICK

Archibald S DICK: POB Wandong [Vic] 1894, was a miner before he enlisted at West Warburton. 211: Sergeant A S Dick was 23 when he was Killed in Action in Belgium 5.10.1917
Family NamePoppy lestweforget DICK
Given Names Archibald Spalding
Birth Date 1894
Birth Place Wandong, VIC
Occupation at Enlistment Miner
Date of Enlistment 28.2.1915
Age at Enlistment 21 years 8 months
Service Number(s) 211
Next of Kin Mother: Jessie Dick
Embarkation Embarkation roll
Address at Enlistment West Warburton, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Sydney, NSW, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Sergeant
Unit on Nominal Roll 18th Battalion
Fate KIA
Australia War Memorial Ref, Panel Number Roll of Honour. Panel 85.

AWM

Roll of Honour name projection

Archibald Spalding Dick’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory.

Date of Death 5.10.1917
Place of Death or Wounding BELGIUM
Age at Death 23
Roll of Honour Circular No
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial Panel 23
Medals** Victory Medal British war Medal 1914/15 Star Medal. Memorial scroll.Memorial plaque

Where the Australians Rest

Local Rolls of Honour Political Labor Council Honor Roll,: Upper Yarra RSL

  • DICK A.S.

West Warburton District Roll of Honor: Wesburn Primary School

  • A Dick
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • A.S. Dick
Memorial Tree Yes
AIF Data Base Archibald Spalding DICK
Family & Early Life Mother: Jessie Dick.Father: Alexander Dick Sister: Laura Dick of West Warburton received Archibald’s effects including: wallet, notebooks, photos, cards, and letters.Brothers: 6106 Driver Henry DICK MM, 10th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919; 1620 Pte John DICK, 6th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.
Military Service War service: Egypt, Gallipoli and the Western Front. Archibald was promoted from Private to Lance Corporal then Corporal and Sergeant.
Sources Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland. 1999Warburton Ways, Earle Parkinson 1984

DICK John: 1891 – 1917, KIA ANZAC

Avenue of honour Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 2015

John DICK

John DICK: DOB: 1891 at Lilydale [Vic] he was a sawmiller from West Warburton..1620: Private John DICK was 26 when he was Killed in Action 4.10.1917 at Passchendaele, BELGIUM. No Known Grave.
Family NamePoppy lestweforget DICK
Given Names John
Birth Date 1891
Birth Place Lilydale, VICTORIA
Occupation at Enlistment Saw Mill Worker
Date of Enlistment 14.12.1914
Age at Enlistment 23 years 1 month
Service Number(s) 1620
Next of Kin Father: Alex DICK
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment West Warburton, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 6th Battalion
Fate Killed in Action
Australia War Memorial Ref, Panel Number Roll of Honour, Panel no 46.
Roll of Honour name projection

John Dick’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory.

Date of Death 04.10.1917
Place of Death or Wounding Broodseinde Ridge, Passchendaele, BELGIUM
Age at Death 26 years
Roll of Honour Circular Yes
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Ypres (Menin Gate) MemorialPanel 7
Red Cross Files Yes
Medals Victory Medal
British war Medal
1914/15 Star Medal
Memorial scroll
Memorial plaque
Where the Australians Rest
Local Rolls of Honour Political Labor Council Honor Roll,: Upper Yarra RSL

  • DICK. J.

West Warburton District Roll of Honor: Wesburn Primary School

  • J Dick
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • J. Dick
Memorial Tree Yes at Yarra Junction
AIF Data Base John DICK

Family & Early Life

FATHER: Alex Dick of West Warburton.
MOTHER: Jessie Dick, of Stanley Avenue Oakleigh.
John Dick attended school in Kardella, South Gippsland and was also trained as a Farmer.

Military Service

War Service: Gallipoli and the Western Front. Was initially recorded as Missing in action before being confirmed as killed in action in Belgium, just one day before his brother Archibald was also killed. Brothers: 211 Sergeant Archibald Spalding DICK, 18th Bn, killed in action, 5 October 1917;
6106 Driver Henry DICK MM, 10th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, returned to Australia, 24 January 1919.

Sources

Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland, 1999.
Warburton Ways, Earle Parkinson 1984
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