The AIF Project

Victor Willis PADDISON

Regimental number2873
Place of birthManildra, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWellington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Ernest Paddison, Baldry via Wellington, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1780 Pte Percy John PADDISON, 2nd Machine Gun Squadron, returned to Australia, 27 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format