Albert Thomas Clowes (1893) - World War 1

Albert Thomas Clowes (1893) – World War 1

Albert Thomas Clowes (1893) was born in London, England, the son of Albert Charles Clowes (1862) and Louisa Mary Ann Leversuch. Drafted into the Royal Army Ordnance Corps in 1914, serving at Alexandria, Ismalia and Suez. He was subsequently demobilised in 1919.

Charles Berry Close (1889) - World War 1

Charles Berry Close (1889) – World War 1

Charles Berry Close (1889) was born at Moonta, South Australia, the son of William Close (1855) and Helen Gusling. He enlisted in the 43rd Infantry Battalion in 1916 and served in France where he was wounded in 1917. He was subsequently discharged due to his injuries […]

Walter John Westcott Close (1891) - World War 1

Walter John Westcott Close (1891) – World War 1

Walter John Westcott Close (1891) was born at Laura, South Australia, the son of John Thomas Close (1853) and Frances Wilkinson. He enlisted in the Australian Army Medical Corps in 1915 and served in Egypt, France and Belgium, returning to Australia aboard the Field Marshall in […]