The AIF Project


Regimental number4030
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address3 Little Mount Street, Pyrmont, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs I Foster, 3 Little Mount Street, Pyrmont, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Mooltan on 11 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 June 1916
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialRue-David Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 31), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Catherine FOSTER; husband of Ivy FOSTER, 3 Little Mount Street, Pyrmont, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Pyrmont, Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format