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Milton Taylor Lloyd WROTH

Regimental number3233
Place of birthToodyay, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Address13 Ord Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, William Augustus Wroth, Toodyay, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry Citizen Forces, 3 years
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Discharge date29 April 1918
Other details

Private Wroth was taken on strength of the 48th Battalion from the 8th reinforcements on 21 July 1917, and was wounded in action 11 August 1917.

He embarked on the "Ville de Liege" at France for England, and was admitted to the Military Hospital suffering from gun shot wounds to his face, left shoulder, and left leg.

Left theatre of war on 27 December 1917 for return to Australia per HMAT A34 "Persic".

Disembarked 4 February 1918

Parents: William Augustus WROTH and Jane Rachel Matilda WROTH


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