Tag Pompapiel

Archibald Douglas McCauley

Archibald was a schoolteacher from Pompapiel when he enlisted to serve in World War One.

Kenneth Laird

When Kenneth Laird enlisted he was 26 and newly married to Mary Laird. Prior to enlisting, he was a farmer at Calivil who was well-known as a talented footballer for the Calivil Football Club and a long-distance runner. He was the fourth son of Donald and Isabell. His late father, Donald Craig Laird had been an East Loddon Shire councillor.

Archibald Douglas Bailey

Archibald Douglas Bailey was a brave and skilled soldier who received a  distinguished conduct medal for his efforts.

Catherine Robinson

Kate was a matron in charge of several military hospitals, in Egypt and on a hospital ship anchored off the Dardanelles. Whilst overseas, Kate wrote many long letters back home describing the war and what it was like to be a nurse.

David Ernest Kentish

“He was one of the finest specimens of young Australian manhood, and a great favourite”

Henry Thomas Stewart

Honour roll location: Pillar 8B

Vernon Wasley Rowe

Honour roll location: Pillar 8A

William Ralph Robinson

Honour roll location: Pillar 8A

Robert Henry Newman

Honour roll location: Pillar 7B

Walter Lambert Mumford

Honour roll location: Pillar 7B Resources: ‘Missing soldiers‘, Bendigonian, 19th October 1916, p. 2

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