ROSE, Cecil Henry

Service Number: 36225
Rank: Not known
Enlistment Unit: Field Artillery
Transferred Unit: Not applicable
Date of Enlistment: 12 January 1917
Enlistment Age: 32 years 11 monthss
Fate of person: Returned to Australia

Biographical Details

Our war memorial gives his name as Cyril but his war record has him as Cecil. He was born in England in 1884 and he enlisted in the Field Artillery on 12 January 1917. He did not leave for France until November and proceeded to the Front in July 1918. Soon afterwards Cyril was injured in the field fracturing his right arm. He returned to Australia in December 1918. In later life Cyril took Holy Orders and worked at Ross and Cullenswood. He died in 1976 at Scottsdale.

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