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Semakh - Today, 100 years ago

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Eran Tearosh

 

Today, 25/9/2018, a group of 80 Australians attended a ceremony in memory of the 19 Australian Light Horsemen that fell in the battle for Semakh, 100 years ago. Mr. Chris Cannan - Australian Ambassador in Israel, Mr. Idan Greenboim - Head of the Jordan Valley Regional Council and Professor Shimon Gepstein - President of Kinneret College laid wreaths at the Semakh Railway Station in honor of the fallen.

 

"The Light Horse Charged Before Dawn"

 

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esaclPsHbhI

 

Eran 

 

 

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stevebecker

Mate,

 

I made comment to that yesterday

 

Killed

BLOOMFIELD   William   96   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn B Troop att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to Dvr (from howlett) 4-16 to hosp (VD) 7-17 to 4 LHTR 9-17 qual unknown course 10-17 rtn 12-17 killed at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

DODDS   Daryl James Gilchrist   1175   Pte   11 LHR   6R Tos A Sqn C Troop? 2-16 WIA 7-11-17 L/hand shot reported in Lt Brierty's Troop in charge at Khurbet Buteihah near Sheria & recom Croix de Guerre (F) awarded MID - for his actions attending to Capt Dunbar and the man he was helping after being shot at Sheria 7-11-17 rtn 2-18 reported killed shot in charge at Semakh buried at Semakh by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine (5 years Qld Police Force) 

DONALDSON   Alexander   835   Pte   11 LHR   2R tos B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 10-15 evac to St Patricks hosp Malta (enteric) 10-15 (G) rtn 1-16 rtn B Sqn 2-16 killed in charge at Semakh buried at Semakh by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

FARLOW   Frederick Garnet   227   Sgt   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn B Sqn 2-16 to SSM B Sqn (from Hoffman) 4-16 prom 2/Lt C Sqn? ? Troop (from Bryant C Sqn 4 Troop) 29-7-16 shown under Maj Lee B Sqn (Troop Lts Stumm Koch Farlow Gee) as part of Smiths Colunm 8-16 recom MID - for his work in fighting at Bir el Aweidiya as part of Smiths Colunm 7-8-16 MC & MID - for his leading his Troop at Maghara 15-10-16 T/att school of Instruction (cavalry course) Zeitoun 11-16 recom - for his work on the Nakhl patrol 15/22-2-17 WIA 19-4-17 R/foot shot at 2nd Gaza rtn 7-17 T/att school of Instruction (officer general course) Zeitoun 4-18 reported killed in dismounted bayonet charge at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine brothers Harold and Merton ICC

FRASER   Edward Charles   1320   Pte   ICC   6R to isol camp 1-17 to 3 LHTR 2-17 to 4 LHTR 2-17 tos D Troop BSqn/11 LHR (1320a) 5-17 to hosp (appendix) 4-18 rtn 8-18 killed at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine Ex 14R/9Bn (4490) disch 30-1-16 underage AKA Edmund Charles Fraser cousin RM Kelly 52Bn KiA 

GEE   Herbert John      2/Lt   11 LHR   B Sqn C Troop? shown B Sqn 4 Troop (in Army lists dated 7-15) att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 shown WIA 3-9-15 minor reported WIA 2-9-15 minor with Pte Cooms working at Chathams Post WIA 3-11-15 minor during operations covering the work parties at Harris Ridge & MID - for his actions at Chathams Post 3/4-11-15 and Army Corps Commanders order - for his work on Anzac (G) rtn 2-16 shown under Maj Lee B Sqn (Troop Lts Stumm Koch Farlow Gee) as part of Smiths Colunm 8-16 MC & MID - for his actions at 2nd Gaza 19-4-17 shown B Sqn with Lt Whitfield's Troop 6-17 recom MC - for his work at Pt 960 4-7-17 T/att school of Instruction (hotchkiss instructor MG course) Zeitoun 8-17 prom Capt 2ic (from munro) 11-17 att OC DSqn/4 LHTR (from Koch) 1-18 rtn 5-18 reported killed in dismounted bayonet charge at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine (British Sgt 15th (The King's) Hussars 14 years) four brothers in war (1 Canadian 1 USA and 2 British Army)

HUGHES   William Edward Ludlow   159   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn B Troop att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl 4-16 to T/Cpl (from rankins) 7-17 to Cpl 9-17 to 4 LHTR 10-17 qual unknown course 12-17 rtn 1-18 to L/Sgt B Troop 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 head shot in charge & fighting at Semakh shown killed at Semakh reported shot to head and died later that day at 4 LHFA buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

LEWIS   Walter James   56918   Pte   3 GSR Qld   to CTD 7-18 tos BSqn/11 LHR 9-18 killed in charge at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine Ex 15R/02 LHR DNE disch 14-1-16 great nephew Wally Lewis famous Rugby league footballer 

McCARTHY   John   911   Pte   11 LHR   3R tos A Sqn D Troop att DSqn/02 LHR 11-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl (from fuller) 7-16 to T/Cpl (from lee) 8-16 to Cpl 11-16 to L/Sgt (from ranhine) 7-17 qual NCO 1-18 to Sgt D Troop? 1-18 killed at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine brother Michael 11 LHR KIA

McKAY   Ernest   1200   Pte   11 LHR   6R tos A Sqn 2-16 to hosp (VD) 8-17 rtn 1-18 to hosp (malaria) 6-18 rtn 8-18 killed in charge or fighting at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haife War Cemetery Palestine

PLEDGER   Robert Portway   333   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 evac to St Pauls hosp Malta (dysentry) 11-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to hosp (influ) 2-17 rtn 5-17 killed in fighting at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

PRESLAND   Thomas   3539   Pte   6 LHR   31R to reinf camp 12-17 to 2 LHTR 2-18 tos B Sqn? 4-18 to hosp 6-18 rtn 7-18 killed at Ain Essir near Amman buried at Amman cemetery by chaplain Maley reburied Damascus British War Cemetery Syria brother William depot

RYNNE   John Michael   114   Pte   14 LHR   A Sqn to 4 Trg Bn UK 9-16 tos 15Bn 11-16 WIA 3-2-17 frost bite feet reported during attack in Stormy trench at Gueudecourt F&B to Dtls camp 11-17 to 4 LHTR 2-18 tos BSqn?/11 LHR (114a) 3-18 to hosp (dysentry) 5-18 rtn 9-18 reported killed shot by MG to head and chest at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine (Ryane) 

SLAVIN   Arthur Thomas   3727   Pte   7 LHR   34R to Reinf camp 1-18 to 2 LHTR 4-18 Tos C Sqn? 5-18 reported two killed and three wounded in the fighting around the capture of Amman buried at Amman cemetery by chaplain Miller reburied Damascus British War Cemetery Syria

STEGGLES   Frederick Ladson   2829   Pte   7 LHR   19R to 2 LHTR 8-16 Tos C Sqn? B Troop? 8-16 WIA 15-7-18 minor reported in raid by Lt Walker's Troop with 2 killed and 2 wounded by German snipers on the Sharks Tooth near Abu Tellul  WIA 20-7-18 thigh & hand shot reported 1 man wounded when Tool and Tart Posts shelled on Abu Tellul rtn 9-18 reported killed in the fighting around the capture of Amman buried at Amman cemetery reburied Damascus British War Cemetery Syria

TAYLOR   Howard Hedley   2382   Pte   11 LHR   19R to isol camp 6-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 tos C Sqn 12-17 to hosp (pyrexia) 1-18 rtn 3-18 to hosp (dysentry) 5-18 rtn 7-18 killed at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best buried Haifa War Cemetery Palestine real age 49

TERRY   Albert James   2515   Pte   12 LHR   21R to isol camp 10-17 to MG Trg unit 11-17 qual MG gunner 12-17 tos 4 LH MGS 1-18 WIA 1-5-18 minor during Turkish attack and fighting withdrawal from Damieh Bridge to Black Hill at Es Salt T/att 9 MVS 5-18 killed in fighting at Semakh buried at Semakh cemetery over looking the Gallilee by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

THORN   Kenneth Stanley Willis   38   Sig   11 LHR   RHQ att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 att 2 LH Sig Troop 8-15 evac to ( 1 AAuxH) hosp (debility) 11-15 (G) rtn 1-16 rtn RHQ 2-16 to T/Sig/Cpl (from mcelligott) 3-16 to Sig/Cpl 6-16 qual NCO 5-18 to T/Sgt (from poole) 8-18 revert 9-18 killed at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

WALL   Jack   1526   Pte   12 LHR   7R to 2 LHTR 4-16 Tos C Sqn 7-16 att 2 LH Bde HQ 7-16 to hosp (not stated) 12-17 rtn to C Sqn 1-17 to B Sqn (B) to hosp (not stated) 12-17 rtn 1-18 to L/Cpl C Sqn 2 Troop 9-18 reported killed shot to neck and chest by MG at Semakh another report gave he was shot by a surrendering German? buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

WEST   Hubert Walker   1527   Pte   12 LHR   7R tos MG sect 3-16 T/att MG School Zeitoun 6-16 to 2 LH MGS 7-16 to 4 LH MGS 2-17 to L/Cpl (from macdonald) 3-17 to Cpl (from mckay) 10-17 qual NCO 3-18 to T/Sgt F Troop (from keay) 7-18 revert 8-18 to T/Sgt (from abercrombie) 8-18 reported killed when Farrier Twohill attacked a MG at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine AKA Herbert Walker West brother Ross 56Bn KIA

WHITFIELD   Wesley Frank      2/Lt   11 LHR   A Sqn shown A Sqn 4 Troop (in Army lists dated 7-15) att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 evac to (Royal Naval) hosp Malta (jaundice) 11-15 (G) rtn 2-16 shown his troop patrol to dig new well to Hod el Badr 7-16 to DSqn/3 LHTR 8-16 to school of instruction (unknown course) Zeitoin 1-17 rtn possibly C Sqn ? Troop (from Brierty) 2-17 shown B Sqn with Lt Gee's Troop 6-17 att Div water officer Aust MD HQ 7-17 rtn A Sqn ? Troop 5-18 T/att RHQ T/QM (Searle sick) 8-18 prom Capt (from costello) 8-18 rtn 2ic A Sqn 9-18 reported killed in dismounted bayonet charge with B Sqn by a German who had surrendered at Semakh buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine Ex prom 2/Lt 12-3-15 (British & Boer War 16Co 5Bn Worcester Imperial Yeomanry (22422) and 1/1 Warwick Yeomanry) 

Died

CURRIE   Archibald   553   Pte   05 LHR   C Sqn to L/Cpl 7-15 to Prov Cpl 9-15 evac to hosp (jaundice) 9-15 to hosp UK 9-15 (G) to 2 LHTR 3-16 rtn C Sqn? 4-16 to Cpl (from hanly) 7-16 to T/Sgt 8-16 to Sgt 9-16 MM - reason not stated possibly during the Romani operations Aug-Sept 1916 prom 2/Lt C Sqn ? Troop 21-10-17 att school of Instruction (officers general course) Zeitoun 1-18 rtn 2-18 att school of Instruction (musketry course) Zeitoun 5-17 rtn 6-18 att musketry instructor 5 LH Dtls 8-18 rtn 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 abdomen shot reported shot with 5 men wounded taking surrender of Turks who fired under the white flag reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman died at 2 LHFA and buried outside Amman later grave lost NKG listed on Jerusalem Memorial Palestine

Wounded

ALBIETZ   Arthur   2002   Pte   11 LHR   13R to 3 LHTR 11-16 to 4 LHTR 2-17 qual hotchkiss MG 4-17 Tos A Sqn? 5-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot possibly in fighting around the railway station at Semakh rtn 1-19 

BARLOW   Reginald Rufus   3470   Pte   05 LHR   30R to Reinf camp 4-18 to 4 LHTR 7-18 tos C Sqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/thigh shot in fighting at Semakh rtn 12-18 (7 IR Morton CMF 6 months) 

BARTLAM   Albert Youl   233   Sgt   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 evac to All Staints hosp Malta (influ) 9-15 (G) rtn 05 LHR 1-16 rtn BSqn/11 LHR 2-16 to T/SSM 4 LHTR 3-17 prom 2/Lt 19-5-17 rtn ? Sqn ? Troop 6-17 att school of Instruction (course not shown) Zeitoun 10-17 rtn 11-17 shown T/Scout/Intell officer (Lt Clifford on course) 3-18 shown possibly A Sqn 4-18 att school of Instruction (general course) Zeitoun 5-18 recom special mention in Corps Commanders orders - during recent operations ending 31-8-18 WIA 25-9-18 head & L/arm shot reported shot down charging a gun at Semakh & MID - for his actions at Semakh RTA wounded

BARTLETT   John Sidney   72   Sgt   11 LHR   A Sqn att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 prom 2/Lt C Sqn 3 Troop? (from Shearer) 20-6-16 to Troop officer DSqn/3 LHTR 9-16 rtn A Sqn D Troop 2-17 WIA 19-4-17 minor at 2nd Gaza shown A Sqn with Lt Moyle's and Stumm's Troop 6-17 (shown OC Alexander A Sqn Troop Lts Brierty Bartlett) 10-17 recom MID - for his actions around Beersheba and tried to rescue Lt Brierty's Troop at Sheria 7-11-17 to musketry instructor 4 LHTR 1-18 & att school of Instruction (range finding course) Zeitoun 2-18 att Instructor 4 LHTR 3-18 rtn A Sqn? ? Troop 5-18 att Bde Water officer 6-18 rtn 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 arm shot at Semakh rtn 1-19 prom T/Capt 2ic A Sqn 1-19 shown (OC Moyle 2ic Capt Bartlett Troop Lts Barton McCowan) 3-19 prom Hon/Capt 6-19 to UK leave NME UK (motor engineering) 1919 (British TF 3 years) later WWII VDC

BENSTED   Arthur Gordon   1309   Pte   11 LHR   7R Tos A Sqn? 3-16 WIA 19-4-17 R/groin shot reported in fighting at Atawine Redoubt at 2nd Gaza rtn 7-17 WIA 25-9-18 minor at Semakh to hosp (malaria) 6-18 rtn 8-18 RTA early repat AKA Arthur George Bensted

BLACK   John Reid   2987   Pte   7 LHR   22R to 2 LHTR 1-17 Tos C Sqn? 5-17 to hosp (septic ulcer) 11-17 rtn 2-18 WIA 25-9-18 buttock shot reported 2 killed and 3 wounded during fighting around Amman rtn 11-18 to Turkey 11-18 rtn 1-19 

BODLE   Leslie Richard   835   Pte   12 LHR   2R tos C Sqn 8-15 tos att DSqn/6 LHR 10-15 (G) rtn 2-16 WIA 18-4-17 R/leg shrapnel reported 1 wounded when shelled near Wadi Ghuzze rtn 6-17 qual hotchkiss MG 8-17 (B) to L/Cpl 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 back shot reported in fighting at Semakh rtn 11-18 to hosp (R/knee injury accident) 12-18 RTA MU 

BOURKE   James Hector   1313   Pte   11 LHR   7R Tos B Sqn 3-16 att 4 LH Bde HQ 5-18 att Aust MD HQ 5-18 rtn 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 chest crushed reported in horse fall in action at Semakh rtn 1-19 brothers Thomas 27Bn KIA, Patrick 52Bn KIA and George 4 Pnr Bn and cousin Sydney May 15Bn

BRADLEY   John James   1727   Pte   05 LHR   11R tos MG Sect 12-15 to 2 LHTR 3-16 rtn 4-16 to A Sqn 7-16 FGCM 4-2-18 insubordinate sentenced 4 months HL rtn to A Sqn 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/Leg shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA wounded disch 3-4-19 Ex 5R/25Bn (2333) DNE related James Bradley 9Bn 

CAMPBELL   James Alexander   757   Pte   11 LHR   1R tos C Sqn att DSqn/9 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl (from mcdonald) 1-18 to T/Cpl (from janeway) 8-18 revert when WIA 25-9-18 ankle sprainned in action in fighting at Semakh rtn to Cpl (from brown) 10-18 to hosp (malaria) 11-18 rtn 3-19 to UK leave 5-19

CANT   Henry Charles Mumford   3480   Pte   ICC   13R to Reinf camp 3-18 to CTU 6-18 tos CSqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 face/jaw shot in fighting at Semakh RTA wounded Ex Dtls Camp deserted 14-1-16 disch 21-2-16  later WWII Garr Bn

CARNE   Percy Kerr   1772   Pte   05 LHR   12R Tos A Sqn A Troop 1-16 WIA 25-9-18 minor (shot back) reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman to S/Smith A Sqn 11-18 att Luxor Force 3-19 rtn 4-19

CARNEY   Donald   3557   Pte   ICC   13R to Reinf camp 3-18 to CTU 6-18 tos CSqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder sprained in horse fall in action at Semakh later WWII Sgt 2/33Bn 

CHRISTIAN   Daniel Thomas   2426   Pte   12 LHR   20R to isol camp 10-17 to MG Trg Sqn 12-17 qual vickers MG 1-18 tos 4 LH MGS 3-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm shot reported during charge and fighting at Semakh rtn 3-19 

CLEARY   Edward Thomas   292   Pte   12 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/7 LHR 8-15 evac to (3 London GH) hosp Wandsworth UK (dysentry) 11-15 (G) to LH Dtls UK 6-16 to AIF depot (1 com) Perham Downs UK 9-16 to T/Cpl 10-16 revert 2-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 rtn 8-17 (B) to RHQ rtn B Sqn 7-18 to RHQ 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 face/tongue injury in action reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh RTA wounded factured vertabrae (spinal) (Boer War ASqn/NSWMR (90) (1Sqn/2 LH NSWMR CMF 8 years)

CLIFFORD   Charles Joseph   458   Sgt   11 LHR   C Sqn att DSqn/9 LHR 8-15 WIA 30-8-15 minor at Rhododendron Spur evac to hosp (tonsilits)10-15 (G) rtn 1-16 rtn 11 LHR 2-16 to T/RSM RHQ (from Hoffman) 7-16 prom 2/Lt C Sqn ? Troop (from McLennan) 16-7-16 att school of Instruction (cavalry course) Zeitoun 12-16 rtn 1-17 (shown T/OC Capt Koch C Sqn Troop Lt's Clifford Hoffman Gordon Manning) on Auja raid 5-17 att school of Instruction (topo course) Zeitoun 6-17 (OC Munro C Sqn Troop Lt's Gordon Wilson Hoffman Clifford) 10-17 MC - for his actions at Sheria 7-11-17 and at El Kustine & Mesmiyem 13-11-17 shown still C Sqn 1-18 shown Intell/scout officer to scout course at El Arish 3-18 rtn 4-18 shown as T/Sig officer & Scout/Intell officer RHQ 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/hand shot reported with sword smashed attacking Germans at Semakh + bar to MC - for his actions at Umm Esh Shert near Es Salt 29/30-4-18 and for his actions at Semakh 25-9-18 rtn posibly C Sqn ? Troop 11-18 shown as pay officer 12-18 att Regt records AIF HQ 2-19 rtn 6-19 shown B Sqn T/att A Sqn 3-19 shown att guide to offical photgrapher of Battlefields 4-19 (ECo SA IR CMF 2 years)

COLLINS   Gerald Robert   3476   Pte   05 LHR   30R to Reinf camp 4-18 to CTD 7-18 tos C Sqn A Troop 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/leg shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded in attack at Amman rtn 12-18 (16Bty/6 FAB Wagga AFA CMF 18 months later WWII unit not stated)

COOPER   Pope Francis   537   Pte   12 LHR   C Sqn 4 Troop? att DSqn/6 LHR 8-15 to L/Cpl 10-15 (G) rtn to Cpl 2-16 att 4 LHTR 2-17 qual hotchkiss MG 2-17 rtn 3-17 to T/Sgt C Sqn? (from nelson) 3-17 to Sgt 5-17 (B) to 4 LHTR 1-18 rtn 3-18 to hosp (septic sores) 6-18 rtn 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 chest & L/hand shot in charge at Semakh & MM - for his actions at Semakh 25-9-18 RTA wounded 

CORBOY   John Michael   1548   Pte   8 LHR   12R Tos 12-15 to 3 LHTR 3-16 to Gnr 45Bty/12 FAB 4-16 to Sig sect BHQ/12 FAB 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 gas near St Quentin Cannal F&B RTA MU pneum (C Troop BSqn/16 LH CMF 3 years later WWII Pre 3 MD Remt depot to 13 SPC)

COWLEY   Campbell   2366   Pte   11 LHR   19R to 4 LHTR 7-17 Tos B Sqn? 8-17 to hosp (malaria) 11-17 rtn 2-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/Leg shot in fighting at Semakh rtn 12-18 RTA early repat (Boer War Lt 4 QIB & Lt 6 QIB to Doyle's Scouts) (British Lt King's African Rifles British East Africa 4 months) father Sir Alfred Sandling Cowley 

CRAIG   Alfred Ellerslie   1604   Pte   6 LHR   12R tos D Sqn? 12-15 to 2 LHTR 3-16 to (2 double sqn) 7-16 to 4 Cml Regt 11-16 to 17Co/4Bn ICC 2-17 to LH Dtls 7-18 to 4 LH MGS 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/hand shot at Semakh & MM - for his actions at Semakh 25-9-18 RTA wounded R/hand amputate

Cont

 

DAWSON   Maurice Edward   470   Pte   12 LHR   C Sqn att DSqn/6 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn Cpl (from macgregor) 2-16 WIA 8-4-17 L/hand accident injury rtn Sgt (from saban) 6-17 (B) WIA 25-9-18 both thighs shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh RTA wounded 

DEWING   Ernest Reginald   3760   Pte   ICC   13R to CTU 10-17 tos 13Co/3Bn ICC 12-17 to 13Co/4Bn 12-17 WIA 30-3-18 R/thigh shot in attack on Hill 3039 at Amman rtn to CSqn? /11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/knee accident injuried in action at Semakh rtn 2-19 (B Troop ASqn/25 LH CMF) brother EJ Dewing 16Bn

DICKSON   Robert Gavin   1087   Pte   11 LHR   5R tos B Sqn 3-16 to Dvr (from Connors) 7-16 shown WIA 21-4-17 reported WIA 19-4-17 head shrapnel (minor) reported in fighting at Atawine Redoubt at 2nd Gaza to L/Cpl (from graham) 11-17 to T/Cpl (from Bowman) 5-18 to Cpl 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 crushed R/hand in action at Semakh rtn 2-19 to T/Sgt (from Dougherty) 5-19 revert 6-19 brother Edward 11 LHR

DIGNAM   Victor Herbert   1933   Pte   12 LHR   11R to 2 LHTR 11-16 to 4 LHTR 2-17 qual vickers MG 4-17 tos 4 LH MGS 5-17 to S/Smith (from judge) 6-17 (B) revert 12-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/ankle shot reported 2 wounded in fighting at Semakh rtn 12-18 

DOHERTY   Andrew James   2464   Pte   05 LHR   17R to 2 LHTR 6-16 tos C Sqn 8-16 WIA 25-9-18 chest/lungs & L/wrist shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman died at Anzac MD Rec Station buried Jericho Cemetery by Maj Seccombe reburied Jerusalem War Cemetery Palestine brother William 5 LHR

DOHERTY   William   261   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 WIA 4-9-15 L/ankle shot at Chathams Post evac to (con depot) hosp 9-15 (G) rtn 1-16 rtn B Sqn 2-16 to 3 LHTR 7-16 to 13Co/3Bn ICC 9-16 to hosp (malaria) 12-16 rtn 12-16 rtn ASqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/knee shot at Semakh RTA wounded AKA William Doig

DONALDSON   John Harry   1538   Pte   6 LHR   12R tos A Sqn 12-15 shown A Sqn 4-17 to hosp (debility) 5-18 rtn 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/shoulder shot at Ain Essir near Amman to rest camp 10-18 to UK leave 4-19 later WWII Cpl 2 Aust Corps HQ to Sig/Cpl 1 Aust Corps HQ 1944 PNG disch 1948 AKA John Henry Donaldson

DONALDSON   William   1548   Pte   11 LHR   7R to 5Co AASC 1 LH Bde Trn 2-16 att WFF Tos B Sqn? 4-16 WIA 25-9-18 abdomen & R/arm shot at Semakh died at 4 LHFA buried at Semakh Military Cemetery reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine (British 10Bn Liverpool Scottish TF 2 years) related David 16Bn DoW

DOUGHERTY   Charles Robert Gibson   262   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 10-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl (from Johnston) 7-16 WIA 19-4-17 L/arm shot reported in fighting at Atawine Redoubt at 2nd Gaza rtn to Cpl (from Allen) 6-17 to Sgt B Sqn (from Johnston) 5-18 to Sgt 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/elbow injuried at Semakh rtn B Sqn 11-18 shown T/att barge escort at Moascar 3-19 to UK leave 5-19

DUFFY   John   404   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to Dvr 8-17 to hosp (malaria) 5-18 rtn 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 head shot in fighting at Semakh to 4 LHTR 10-18 to hosp (acute otitis media) 10-18 rtn 12-18 to UK leave 5-19 to NME UK motoring 7-19 (Lismore A Troop BSqn/4 LH CMF)

ELLA   Jack Murray   138   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to hosp (small pox) 5-16 rtn 6-16 WIA 25-9-18 R/wrist shot during fighting at Semakh RTA wounded (aboriginal?) related to Ella brothers Rugby Internationals

FENSOM   Joseph   4485   Pte   LH Reinf   to Reinf camp 6-18 to CTD 8-18 tos BSqn? /01 LHR 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 head shot reported Lt Morrice B Sqn A Troop and 2 men wounded during fighting around Es Salt rtn 2-19 married before emb

FITZHARDINGE   John Fortescue Grantley    Dr   Capt   AAMC officers   Tos 2 LHFA 8-16 att RMO RHQ/05 LHR 10-16 shown T/OC 7 San Sect 9-17 rtn RMO RHQ/05 LHR 3-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/Leg shot near Amman rtn 11-18 MC & MID - for his actions at Amman March 1918 and at Es Salt May 1918 and at Wadi Auja 28-7-18 prom T/Maj 2-19 to LtCol N/R?

FLYNN   Denis Joseph   1091   Pte   11 LHR   5R to Dtls camp 1-16 tos 3-16 to 4 LHTR 4-16 to 3 double sqn 7-16 tos B Sqn? 10-16 WIA 25-9-18 R/thigh shot in fighting at Semakh RTA wounded

GOLDEN   Frederick   2313   Pte   11 LHR   18R to Dtls camp 6-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 Tos B Sqn? 9-17 WIA 7-5-18 R/arm shown GSW reported one of 11 wounded by bomb in air attack on camp near Jericho rtn 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/hip shot in fighting at Semakh died at 24 BSH buried Kantara War Memorial Cemetery Egypt brothers William 5 LHR George and Lewes 15Bn

GRAHAM   James Robert   56910   Pte   3 GSR Qld   to CTD 7-18 tos ASqn?/11 LHR 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/knee shot in charge at Semakh rtn 11-18 att groom 4 LH Bde HQ 11-18 rtn 2-19 (1 FAB Brisbane AFA CMF 18 months)

GRAY   Thomas Craig   808   Pte   05 LHR   2R tos C Sqn 7-15 evac to (2 London GH) hosp UK via Malta 9-15 (enteric) (G) to AB Weymouth UK 3-16 to 2 LHTR 4-16 rtn to RHQ? 4-16 qual hotchkiss MG 7-17 to L/Cpl 10-17 to T/Cpl C Sqn (from mouritz) 3-18 to Cpl 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm minor shot with Lt Currie's Troop during fighting at Amman to hosp (VD) 11-18 rtn 3-19 to T/Sgt (from mathews) 4-19 revert 4-19 RTA early repat later WWII Lt 11Bn VDC

GREEN   George Cecil   1086   Pte   12 LHR   5R Tos remain Egypt Tos possibly C Sqn? 2-16 to hosp (gastro) 6-17 rtn 10-17 (B) att Aust MD HQ 4-18 rtn 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/leg shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh rtn 12-18 att MT Motor Transport Ismailia 5-19 later WWII Pte 25Bn VDC brother Robert 12 LHR

HALL   Ernest   4143   Pte   14 LHR   33R to Reinf camp 12-17 to 4 LHTR 1-18 tos CSqn?/12 LHR 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/Leg shot in charge at Semakh RTA wounded

HAMBLETON   Sidney Thomas   3420   Pte   05 LHR   29R to Reinf camp 10-17 to 2 LHTR 12-17 to Sig trg unit 12-17 Tos Sig C Sqn? 4-18 att 2 LH Bde HQ 5-18 rtn C Sqn? 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA wounded invalided

HANSEN   Ernest   1888   Pte   11 LHR   11R to isol camp 8-16 to 3 LHTR 10-16 to 4 LHTR 2-17 Tos B Sqn? 7-17 WIA 2-5-18 back shot possibly as part of Lt McCowan's Troop on Table Top at Es Salt rtn 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/leg shot reported in fighting at Semakh rtn 2-19 to hosp (myalgia) 5-19 

HARDWICK   Herbert Charles   1113   A/Sgt   05 LHR   7R (413) tos C Sqn D Troop 11-15 shown in last party (C 3) to leave Anzac 19/20-12-15 (G) to L/Cpl 4-18 MM - reason not stated possibly at Wadi Mellahah 14-7-18 WIA 25-9-18 throat shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman rtn to T/Cpl (from wade) 1-19 to Cpl 4-19 to T/Sgt C Sqn (from hall) 5-19 

HARPER   Harold White   216   Sgt   10 LHR   B Sqn C Troop prom 2/Lt B Sqn A Troop (from Sherwood WIA) 1-8-15 shown possibly B Sqn C Troop or shown by Kidd B Sqn A Troop at the Nek 7-8-15 to MG Officer (from Roberston) 8-15 to MG Sect/9 LHR 10-15 att MG School Mudros 11-15 rtn 12-15 (G) rtn 10 LHR 12-15 prom T/Capt 2ic ASqn/2 double Sqn 7-16 to 2ic SHQ/3 LH MGS 9-16 prom Capt 11-16 shown OC SHQ Maj Nicholas 2ic Harper A- Brown B- Phillip WIA C- Lawry WIA D- Moore WIA E- Bryant F- Hardy WIA at 2nd Gaza recom MID - for his actions at 2nd Gaza 19-4-17 to T/OC SHQ 8-17 to OC SHQ/4 LH MGS 25-10-17 (2ic MacMillan Troop Lts A- MacDonald B- Swan C- Robinson D- Paterson E- Francis F- Gregory) T/att school of Instruction (MG course) Zeitoun 2-18 att school of Instruction (unknown course) Zeitoun 5-18 rtn 6-18 prom Maj 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/leg shot reported 2 officers and 8 men wounded and 2 men killed in charge at Semakh & MID - for his command between Sept to Oct 1918 rtn 10-18 WIA 24-5-19 R/ankle accident in horse fall near Damanhour railway station rtn 6-19 (A Troop BSqn/25 LH 16-1-13 CMF 2 years)

HUGHES   William Edward Ludlow   159   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn B Troop att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl 4-16 to T/Cpl (from rankins) 7-17 to Cpl 9-17 to 4 LHTR 10-17 qual unknown course 12-17 rtn 1-18 to L/Sgt B Troop 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 head shot in charge & fighting at Semakh shown killed at Semakh reported shot to head and died later that day at 4 LHFA buried at Semakh Cemetery by chaplain Best reburied Haifa War Cemetery Palestine

JOHNSON   Richard Cecil   157   A/Cpl   05 LHR   A Sqn to Cpl 8-15 evac to St Johns hosp Malta (debility) 9-15 rtn 10-15 (G) to T/Sgt A Sqn (from ogg) 2-16 to Sgt 4-16 to 2 LHTR 10-16 qual instructor Lewis & hotchkiss MG 12-16 rtn possibly C Sqn? 7-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA wounded (1Sqn/15 LH to B Troop ASqn/1 LH CMF 7 years) 

KELLY   John   1614   Pte   ICC   7R To CTU 8-17 FGCM 15-10-17 striking a native sentenced 9 months HL tos 18Co/4Bn ICC 6-18 to ASqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 head shot & crushed chest after horse was shot and fell during fighting at Semakh rtn 11-18 married before emb

LEES   Eric Oswald   775   Pte   12 LHR   1R tos C Sqn A Troop? att DSqn/6 LHR 8-15 WIA 21-9-15 L/leg shrapnel at Ryries Post evac to (15 BGH) hosp 9-15 (G) RTA wounded disch 21-1-16 relist 12R (1960) to 2 LHTR 11-16 tos C Sqn 1-17 (B) qual cook 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/leg shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh to 4 LHTR 1-19 rtn 4-19 brother Edwin 12 LHR

MANN   William George   2373   Pte   11 LHR   19R to isol camp 6-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 to Aust MD HQ 8-17 tos possibly A Sqn? 8-17 qual cook 1-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/hand finger & shoulder shot in charge at Semakh RTA wounded

MARNANE   Maurice William   869   Pte   11 LHR   2R tos B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 10-15 evac to St Georges hosp Malta (dysentry) 10-15 to (3 Southern GH) hosp Oxford UK 11-15 (G) to AB Weymouth UK 2-16 to 3 LHTR 4-16 to 13Co/3Bn ICC 9-16 to HQ/4Bn 6-17 rtn 13Co/3Bn 9-17 to 13Co/4Bn 12-17 to possibly BSqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm & back shot at Semakh RTA wounded AKA Marname brothers William 49Bn and John 9Bn

McCOWAN   Peter   191   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn C Troop? to Cpl 6-15 att DSqn/02 LHR 8-16 to Sgt (from Marshall) 12-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to SSM A Sqn (from Bartlam) 7-17 prom 2/Lt possibly A Sqn C Troop? (from Brietey WIA) 18-11-17 att School of instruction (cavalry course) Zeitoun 1-18 rtn 2-18 T/att Bde B 2 Ech Transport 4-18 shown unit history as A Sqn C Troop? 5-18 WIA 2-5-18 L/Leg shot reported held Table Top with Lt Gordon' Troop C Sqn & Lt Vipont's Troop 4 LHR & MC - for his actions at Table Top during Es Salt 2-5-18 rtn shown A Sqn ? Troop 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 back shot at Semakh rtn 11-18 att escort Troop Aust MD HQ 1-19 shown (OC Moyle 2ic Capt Bartlett Troop Lts Barton McCowan) 3-19 to UK leave 6-19 to NME UK motors (British pre 1908 4Bn (Perthshire) Vol Bn Royal Highlanders 1 year post 1908 to 1/6Bn (Perthshire) Black Watch TF 3 years) brother Alex 11 LHR

McFARLANE   Herbert      2/Lt   9 LHR   12R tos B Sqn ? Troop 12-15 WIA 18-8-16 (septic L/hand) cause unknown during Romani operations rtn 9-16 shown B Sqn 12-16 WIA 12-1-17 R/hand shot at Hod Masaid rtn 2-17 to A/Adjt RHQ 4-17 to Staff Officer 3 LH Bde HQ 5-17 rtn 8-17 to A&Q training Aust MD HQ 9-17 prom T/Capt Staff Officer 4 LH Bde HQ (from pendants) 10-17 (B) (reported WIA 1-12-17 at El Burj N/R)? to DAQMG Aust MD HQ 1-18 to Staff officer 4 LH Bde HQ 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor & MC - for his work as Staff officer at Semakh 25-9-18 to DAQMG Aust MD HQ 10-18 att T/Bde Maj 4 LH Bde HQ (from Alexander) 12-18 rtn Aust MD HQ (from Hughes) 1-19 Ex Sgt DSqn/LH prom 2/Lt 15-7-15 (Boer War DSqn/2 ACH (978) (Adelaide 1Sqn/16 LH SAMR CMF 3 years) died 3-12-36 brother Percy Capt 3 LH Bde HQ

McGEORGE   Reginald Robert   1947   Pte   ICC   8R to Dtls camp 3-17 to 4 LHTR 4-17 tos ASqn?/11 LHR (1947a) 5-17 att Farriers school AAVC Trg unit 4-18 rtn 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm shot in fighting at Semakh RTA wounded AKA Robert Reginald McGeorge

McGUIRE   George Fortescue   394   Pte   11 LHR   A Sqn to L/Cpl 7-15 att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 evac to Cottonera hosp Malta (piles) 11-15 (G) rtn 1-16 rtn A Sqn 2-16 revert Pte 6-16 to Dvr (from bonfield) 11-16 revert Pte 4-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/hand shot at Semakh RTA wounded

McINDOE   Alexander Clarke   1333   Pte   05 LHR   10R Tos C Sqn? 1-16 qual Sig 8-17 qual cook 11-17 to Sig L/Cpl C Sqn B Troop 11-17 MM - reason not stated possibly for his actions under fire at Amman 28-3-18 to T/Cpl 6-18 revert when WIA 25-9-18 L/shoulder shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman rtn 12-18 to T/Cpl (from richards) 1-19 to T/Sgt (from gray) 4-19 (Sig 4 IR Wide Bay CMF 2 years) brothers Hugh 5 LHR & Robert DAC

MOISSEY   Gerald Fitzgerald   553   Pte   11 LHR   C Sqn att DSqn/9 LHR 8-15 WIA 5-11-15 head minor shrapnel at Canterbury Slope (G) rtn 2-16 to 4 LH Field Troop AE 3-17 to Dvr 9-17 revert rtn 11 LHR 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor in fighting at Semakh rtn 5-19 disch in Colombo

MORRICE   Walter Tertius   569   Pte   01 LHR   C Sqn WIA 21-7-15 neck shot at Popes Post evac to (1 AGH) hosp 7-15 rtn 9-15 to L/Cpl (from Peters) 12-15 (G) to Cpl 1-16 att WFF WIA 9-8-16 L/thigh shot reported 3 killed and 14 wounded when shelled at Hod el Hisha near at Bir el Abd to 1 LHTR 9-16 rtn 10-16 to Sgt (from Gray) 9-16 prom 2/Lt B Sqn A Troop 16-5-17 to 1 LHTR 6-17 T/att school of Instruction (unknown course) Zeitoun 6-17 rtn 7-17 rtn ? Sqn ? Troop 8-17 T/att Bde Transport Officer 1 LH Bde HQ 10-17 rtn 11-17 T/att DMC 1-18 att school of Instruction (unknown course) Zeitoun 3-18 WIA 1-5-18 minor at Es Salt att school of Instruction Richon 7-18 to hosp (malaria) 8-18 rtn 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 buttock reported Lt Morrice & 2 men wounded during fighting around Amman died at Anzac MD Rec Station buried Jericho Cemetery by chaplain Seccombe reburied Jerusalem War Cemetery Palestine brother in AIF

MOURITZ   Ernest Arthur Richard   557   Pte   05 LHR   1R tos C Sqn? 2-15 evac to St Patricks hosp Malta (debility) 9-15 rtn 11-15 (G) to L/Cpl 9-16 MM - for his actions as scout and at ambush at El Buggar 11-7-17 to 15-7-17 to Cpl C Sqn (edwards) 10-17 WIA 28-3-18 L/leg shrapnel reported with 20 men wounded in advance by A & C Sqn's at Amman rtn 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/leg shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA wounded invalided 

MUIR   Marcus Bowerman   56   Dvr   11 LHR   MG Sect att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to 4 LH MGS (56a) 2-17 WIA 25-9-18 head reported 2 killed and 4 wounded at Semakh died at Anzac MD Rec Station Nazareth buried Haifa War Cemetery Palestine AKA Marcus Bowernan Muir father William 2 Remts and brother William 2 LHR 

MUIRHEAD   Henry   1255   Pte   05 LHR   9R att C Troop BSqn/Comp LHR 11-15 tos C Sqn 1-16 to Dvr 4-16 to 2 LH MGS 9-16 to hosp (VD) 11-16 rtn 2-17 to hosp (VD) 1-18 rtn 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor reported 1 wounded from Lt Owen-Jones or Dixon's Troop with 7 LHR in fighting to take a redoubt in front of Amman att MT Dvr school 12-18 rtn 2-19 to L/Cpl 2-19 to UK leave 5-19 to NME UK motors 7-19 married Maud Kenyon at Southwark UK 24-11-19

NEWMAN   Stanley Roy   1965   Pte   11 LHR   12R to isol camp 9-16 to 3 LHTR 10-16 qual Lewis MG 2-17 tos 4 LH MGS 2-17 to hosp (septic sores hands) 12-17 rtn 2-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot reported 2 killed and 4 wounded at Semakh rtn 11-18 FGCM 23-7-19 civil crime stealing gold watch sentenced 3 months HL reduced to FP 2 RTA as prisoner disch 4-9-19 SNLR (A Troop BSqn/2 LH CMF 2 years)

NUNNERLEY   Edward Ernest   1099   Pte   12 LHR   5R tos C Sqn 2-16 to MG Sect 7-16 to 2 LH MGS 7-16 rtn 12 LHR 8-16 to 4 LH MGS 2-17 (B) qual unknown course 1-18 WIA 4-5-18 R/thigh shot reported during withdrawal from Black Hill at Es Salt & recom MM - for his actions carrying ammo till wounded at Black Hill near Es Salt 1/3-5-18 rtn to L/Cpl 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm shot reported 2 killed and 4 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh rtn 11-18 to Cpl (from parsons) 4-19 AKA Ernest Edward Nunnerley

O'CONNOR   Michael   489   Pte   05 LHR   C Sqn to L/Cpl 1-15 to Cpl 7-15 evac to Imtarfa hosp Malta (dysentry) 7-15 rtn 9-15 WIA 5-11-15 R/foot shot himself SIW at Wilsons Lookout evac to (1 AGH) hosp 11-15 (G) RTA wounded reemb Cpl 20R to isol camp 8-16 to 2 LHTR 9-16 to Cpl (from campbell) 9-16 qual instructor Lewis & Hotchkiss MGs 1-17 qual NCO 1-17 to A/Sgt 2-17 to hosp (balanitis) 2-17 revert to Cpl Tos C Sqn? 9-17 reduced to Pte striking a soldier to hosp (bronchitis) 11-17 rtn 4-18 reduced to Pte 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 chest shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman while in hosp (malaria) 11-18 RTA 1914 leave & MU

O'DONOHUE   Richard   1081   Pte   05 LHR   7R Tos A Sqn? at Mudros 12-15 (G) to hosp (appendix) 6-16 rtn 10-16 to hosp (pyrexia) 7-17 to 2 LHTR 8-17 qual Gunner MG 11-17 rtn C Sqn? 11-17 to L/Cpl 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA wounded invalided (C Troop ASqn/4 LH CMF 3 years) related William 5 LHR

OGG   Edward Gordon   293   Pte   05 LHR   A Sqn to Sgt 1-15 Tos A Sqn 7-15 evac to hosp (pyrexia) 8-15 rtn 11-15 (G) to 2 LHTR 3-16 WIA 6-3-16 broken hand accident at Maadi camp rtn 2 LHTR 5-16 to T/SSM 2 LHTR (from Owen) 9-16 FGCM 2-12-16 AWol sentenced reduced to Cpl 12-16 rtn 12-16 WIA 19-2-17 back contusion accident reason not stated rtn 3-17 WIA 26-3-17 L/leg bayonet reported (Lt Scott's Troop) in fight with surrendering Turks at 1st Gaza rtn 5-17 recom MM - for his actions on patrol near Esani 23-6-17 to T/Sgt (from Smith WIA) 9-17 to Sgt 10-17 prom 2/Lt C Sqn? ? Troop 20-10-17 MC - for his actions in capuring two guns 11-17 to 2 LHTR (from Macash) 1-18 rtn 4-18 reported his Troop held Bald Hill at Es Salt raid when attacked by Turks 3-5-18 att school of Instruction (bombing course) El Arish 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 throat & chest shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman RTA 1914 leave 

O'HEARN   Leslie   1209   Pte   11 LHR   6R Tos D Sqn? 1-16 to 3 LHTR 3-16 tos 13Co/3Bn ICC 7-16 to hosp (VD) 8-16 rtn 1-17 to hosp (pyrexia) 3-17 rtn to 4Co/1Bn 9-17 to hosp (defective septum) 1-18 rtn 4-18 to ASqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 abdoman & L/knee shot in fighting at Semakh RTA wounded

OSBORN   Frank   3622   Pte   7 LHR   32R to Reinf camp 12-17 to hosp (VD & measles) 12-17 to 2 LHTR 6-18 Tos B Sqn? A Troop? 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor reported 2 killed and 3 wounded during fighting around Amman to hosp (colitis & malaria) 11-18 RTA MU debility

PARKER   Donald   3428   Pte   01 LHR   29R to Reinf camp 10-17 to 1 LHTR 11-17 tos B Sqn A Troop? 11-17 WIA 15-7-18 L/knee shrapnel reported six wounded from B Sqn coming out of the trenches at Abu Tellul rtn 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor reported Lt Morrice B Sqn A Troop and two men wounded during fighting around Amman later WWII Capt 2/15Bn 

PATERSON   John Paton   1031   Pte   AVC   16R to isol camp 7-17 to AAVC Trg unit 7-17 tos 9 MVS 8-17 att 4 LH Bde HQ 10-17 rtn 12-17 to T/Cpl CSqn? /11 LHR (from bryant) 2-18 revert 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 crushed chest & L/hand injuried in action at Semakh rtn 10-18 RTA early repat later WWII Pte 11Bn VDC

POOLE   Walter   2425   Pte   ICC   9R to Dtls camp 4-17 to 4 LHTR 5-17 qual MG gunner 6-17 to MG Trg Unit 8-17 qual Sig 11-17 tos 4 LH MGS 12-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/foot toe shot reported 2 killed and 4 wounded at Semakh RTA wounded

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RICHARDS   Robert Francis William   2658   Pte   6 LHR   18R to 2 LHTR 6-16 tos MMP AProvC Cairo 8-16 tos 6-17 to Anzac MDT 6-17 to 2 LH Bde Sup Sect 6-17 to AASC Trg unit 9-17 to 6 MVS 10-17 to B Sqn?/6 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot at Ain Essir near Amman rtn 10-18 Ex (1249) to 14R/6 LHR (2075) & 16R/6 LHR (2370) DNE

ROACH   Thomas Joseph   345   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to 3 LHTR 4-16 to 13Co/3Bn ICC 7-16 att AProvC Cairo 3-18 rtn 5-18 rtn BSqn/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 chest shot at Semakh to Oldens Force 3-19 to hosp (sword wound reason not stated) 4-19 RTA invalided

ROBINSON   Frederick Hadley   1101   Pte   12 LHR   5R tos C Sqn 1 Troop 2-16 to hosp (hernia) 8-16 rtn 1-17 (B) att Aust MD 4-18 rtn 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh while in hosp (malaria) 10-18 rtn 2-19 

RUSSELL   David Alex   1440   Pte   12 LHR   7R to 2 LHTR 4-16 tos C Sqn 7-16 att 2 LH Bde 7-16 rtn 1-17 (B) T/att Aust MD HQ 11-17 WIA 25-9-18 head shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh rtn 11-18 to hosp (malaria) 3-19 rtn 3-19 AKA David Alexander Russell 

SAUNDERS   Claude William    2426   Pte   6 LHR   16R to 2 LHTR 6-16 tos B Sqn B Troop 6-16 to hosp (heat exhustion) 8-16 rtn 8-16 shown B Sqn 4-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder shot at Ain Essir near Amman rtn 12-18 later WWII Munitions Worker (926) AKA Claude William Henry Saunders

SEARLE   Cecil Leslie   884   Pte   12 LHR   2R to C Sqn 8-15 tos att DSqn/6 LHR 10-15 evac to hosp (rheum) 12-15 (G) rtn 4-16 to MG Sect 11-16 to Dvr (from spike) 1-17 to 4 LH MGS 2-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/groin/hip shot reported reported 2 killed and 4 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh RTA wounded

SHELRIGE   Harry Leonard   377   Pte   12 LHR   B Sqn att DSqn/7 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to L/Cpl 4 Troop? (from coggan) 1-17 (B) to Cpl (from crutch) 11-17 to hosp (pyrexia) 12-17 rtn 3-18 to T/Sgt 3 Troop? (from pabst) 7-18 to Sgt (from beard) 9-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/leg shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during charge and fighting at Semakh & MM - for his actions at Semakh 25-9-18 rtn 1-19 to hosp (fever) 5-19 rtn 6-19 AKA Harry Leonard Shelridge or Henry Victor Sheldrick

SMALL   James   523   Pte   2 LHFA   to Dvr 5-15 to CSqn? /05 LHR (523a) 9-15 (shown sick to hosp 4-10-15) WIA 4-10-15 minor/L/arm shrapnel at Chathams Post shown WIA 13-10-15 evac to Forrant hosp Malta 10-15 (G) rtn C Sqn? 2-16 to 2 LHTR 12-17 qual Sig 4-18 rtn 7-18 MM - reason not stated possibly in fighting at Wadi Mellahah near Abu Tellul 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/arm shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded in the capture of Amman RTA wounded

SMITH   Wildon Adir Gordon   156   Pte   7 LHR   A Sqn evac to (1 AGH) hosp (dysentry) 10-15 (G) rtn 2-16 shown A Sqn 4-16 to hosp (VD) 8-17 to 2 LHTR 9-17 qual hotchkiss MG 10-17 rtn 12-17 recom MM awarded DCM - for his actions as a Hotchkiss gunner at Amman 27/28-3-18 to L/Cpl 4-18 to Cpl C Troop? (from ross) 6-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/foot shot reported 2 killed and 3 wounded during fighting around Amman RTA 1914 leave & wounded later WWII Cpl Inf Trg depot 

SORRENSEN   Morton Alexander   2379   Pte   11 LHR   19R to isol camp 6-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 to 116 Co Rlwy Constr RE 8-17 tos BSqn? /11 LHR 4-18 WIA 1-5-18 face & ankle injuries in action reported B Sqn sent to support 01 LHR at Red Hill or during fighting withdrawal to Table Top at Es Salt rtn 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor in charge at Semakh rtn 9-18 to hosp (pyrexia) 4-19 RTA MU debility (CCo/4 IR Wide Bay CMF 3 months)

SWAN   Edward   43   Sgt   11 LHR   MG Sect att DSqn/02 LHR 8-15 (G) rtn 2-16 to 4 LH MGS 2-17 to T/SSM (from Porter) 5-17 to SSM 7-17 prom 2/Lt OC B Troop 20-8-17 shown T/att 04 LHR at charge at Beersheba 31-10-17 reported WIA 3-11-17 eye injury by air attack near Kharm rtn 2-18 WIA 25-9-18 minor reported 2 killed and 4 wounded at Semakh (reported three Troops under Lts MacKay, Swan and Abercrombie) att moblie column under Maj Reid 04 LHR 3-19 & 4-19 (Boer War 2 Troop DSqn/6 ACH (411) (7Co/RAGA Melbourne CMF 11 years)

THORPE   John   2355   A/Sgt   11 LHR   18R (3287) to isol camp 6-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 qual hotchkiss MG 9-17 Tos A Sqn? 9-17 to L/Cpl 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 neck & head shot in charge at Semakh rtn 10-18 to T/Cpl (from mchugh) 1-19 to Orderly Room T/Sgt AIF HQ (from cameron) 3-19 to OR/Sgt 6-19 (Brisbane Scottish Rifles Q IR CMF 12 months) 

TOOHILL   Daniel Thomas Joseph   1313   Pte   ICC   6R to 3 LHTR 2-17 to 4 LHTR 2-17 tos 4 LH MGS (1313a) 3-17 to S/Smith 3-17 WIA 25-9-18 R/shoulder and L/arm shot reported 2 killed and 4 wounded during fighting at Semakh & MM - for his actions at Semakh 25-9-18 RTA wounded AKA Toohey

WALKER   Leslie George   18388   Pte   1 LHFA   31R to Reinf camp 12-17 tos stretcher bearer 4 LHFA 1-18 WIA 7-5-18 head/face bomb reported two wounded when bombed in air attack near Jericho rtn att Medical Orderly RHQ/12 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 R/leg shot reported 1 killed and 10 wounded during fighting at Semakh RTA wounded shown "nick name Snowy" (unit not stated possibly SU Scouts CMF later Master Canterbury High School Cadet Lt 10-11-36 to Capt 22-3-38 to Maj 8-10-40)

WALLACE   Colin McKenzie   2330   Pte   11 LHR   18R to isol camp 5-17 to 4 LHTR 7-17 att 116Co Rlwy Constr RE 8-17 Tos B Sqn? 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 abdomen shot in fighting at Semakh to 4 LHTR 11-18 att ADS 1-19 RTA MU invalided

WATERS   Andrew Arthur   2901   Pte   05 LHR   20R to 2 LHTR 8-16 Tos C Sqn? 10-16 to S/Smith C Sqn (from golding) 5-17 to T/S/Smith Cpl (from golding) 9-18 revert when WIA 25-9-18 L/shoulder shot reported 4 officers and 14 men wounded during attack and capture of Amman & DCM - for his actions while wounded at Amman 25-9-18 rtn 1-19 to T/S/Smith Cpl 1-19 revert to hosp (malaria) 4-19 RTA MU malaria

WELLS   Samuel John   848   Pte   11 LHR   2R tos B Sqn att DSqn/05 LHR 10-15 evac to Intarfa hosp Malta (mumps) 10-15 (G) rtn B Sqn 2-16 WIA 19-4-17 R/hand/finger minor shrapnel reported in fighting at Atawine Redoubt at 2nd Gaza WIA 25-9-18 L/elbow & shoulder shot at Semakh rtn 11-18 to T/Cpl 5-19 

WINTERS   James   3499   Pte   05 LHR   30R to Reinf camp 4-18 tos possibly CSqn?/11 LHR 5-18 WIA 25-9-18 L/ankle shot at Semakh to 4 LHTR 12-18 rtn 1-19 

WOODBINE   Norman   388   Pte   11 LHR   B Sqn att T/SQMS DSqn/05 LHR (Jardine sick) 8-15 to T/Cpl (from Tourle WIA) 11-15 (G) revert to T/Cpl 1-16 rtn 2-16 to Cpl 3-16 to T/Sgt (from Marshall) 3-16 revert Cpl 3 LHTR 4-16 rtn Transport Sgt RHQ? 9-16 to SSM C Sqn (from Bartlett) 2-18 to 4 LHTR 3-18 rtn SSM C Sqn 6-18 shown t/att Cav school at Richon 8-18 WIA 25-9-18 chest & R/arm shot at Semakh RTA wounded

YOUNG   Robert Henry   1799   Pte   11 LHR   9R to 3 LHTR 6-16 tos 13Co/3Bn 8-16 to Sig HQ/4Bn ICC 6-17 rtn 13Co/3Bn 8-17 WIA 6-11-17 back & chest shot at Khuweilfe rtn 1-18 to possibly BSqn?/11 LHR 7-18 WIA 25-9-18 neck & jaw shot in charge at Semakh RTA wounded later WWII L/Cpl 1 Garr B

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stevebecker

Mate,

 

To answer my question else where the man was

 

Keyserlingk Karl Alwin von also shown as Keizerling or Kaiserling 
 

Albin-Karl Graf von Keyserlingk (29.07.1887 in Thorn -??)
18.02.20 Übertr. z. Armee
00.09.18 in engl. Gefangenschaft
00.10.16 Sonderforamtion Pascha
00.09.16 Adj. d. 3. Mar.Inf.Rgt.
00.01.16 Ordonannz-Offz. b. St. d. Mar. K.
00.01.15 Sonderkommando Türkei
02.08.14-00.01.15 in 1. Mar.Inf.Rgt.
01.09.13-02.08.14 kdt. a. SM gr. Kreuzer Hertha v. I. See-Btl.
1913-30.08.13 kdt. z. Schloßgarde Komp.
1912 in 8./4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. (Berlin)
1911 in 6./4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. (Berlin)
1910 in 3./4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. (Berlin)
1909 in 8./4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. (Berlin)
14.06.07 Patent erhalt.
14.03.07-1908 in 5./4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. (Berlin)
14.03.07 als Leutn., vorl. ohne Patent, v. Kadetten-Korps d. 4. Garde-Rgt. z.F. überw.

Hptm. 05-10-16 A4a
Oberlt. 24-12-14 
Leutn. 14-06-07 Kk

 

None of the men with him are so far found so who was killed and captured has escaped me.

 

Cheers

 

S.B

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