The AIF Project


Regimental number8075
Place of birthClifton Hill Victoria
Address389 Wellington Street, Clifton Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, William Thomas Penrose, 389 Wellington Street, Clifton Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Wheeler)
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class I)
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Print format