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Montgomery, Robert

Robert Montgomery (Service No 6124) was born in Durham, England around 1879.At enlistment Robert was married, 37 years of age, lived at Bulli, N.S.W. with his wife Emma, and worked as a miner.He...

Mooney, Frederick Thomas

Private Frederick Mooney (Service no. 710) was born in Wollongong circa 1887. He attended Unanderra Public School and is remembered on the Unanderra School Roll of Honour. At the time of enlistment...

Moore, Thomas Hubert

Thomas Moore (Service No 1399)  was born in Dapto, N.S.W.  Thomas attended Marshall Mount Public School, N.S.W.When Thomas enlisted he was single, 19 years old, and worked as a farmer...

Moore, Christopher George

Christopher Moore (Service No 5309) was born in Wollongong, NSW, around 1888.At enlistment Christoper he was single, 29 years old, and employed as a railway porter.  He embarked on SS Makarini...

Moore, Arthur

Arthur Moore (Service No 1973) was born in Bowral about 1892. At the time of his enlistment he was a single 23 year old shunter from Bulli. He embarked on HMAT A54 Runic on 9th August 1915 with...

Moore, Edmond Alfred

Edmond Moore was born in Tasmania and at the time of enlistment was a single 23 year old labourer living at Gerringong. He embarked on HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11th February 1915 with 2nd Reinforcements...

Moore, Clifford Arthur

Clifford Moore (Service No 2675) was born in December 1897. He served 4 years with the Cadets and 1 year with 28th Light Horse Militia.At enlistment Clifford was single, 18 years old and worked as a...

Moorhouse, Edward Ernest

Edward Moorhouse (Service No 4244) was born in Sheffield, England.He arrived in Australia, with his family, in 1883. The family settled in Queensland, and Edward served 2 years, in the Queensland...

Moran, William

William Moran (Service No 399) was born in Sydney around 1885.At enlistment Wiliam was 28 years of age, single, lived at Wollongong, N.S.W. where he worked as a draper.He embarked from...

Morell, James Francis

James Morell (Service No 3387) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W. and was one of five brothers to enlist.When James enlisted at the age of 23, he was single and worked as a station manager. James had...

Morell, Henry Herbert

Henry Morell (Service No 150) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W.At enlistment, Henry was single, 21 years old and worked as a grazier.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A29 Suevic with A Squadron, 6th Light...

Morell, Roy

Roy Morell (Service No 42) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W.At enlistment Roy was single, 25 years old and worked as  grazier.He embarked from Sydney on HMAT A29 Suevic with A Squadron, 6th Light...

Morgan, David John

David Morgan (Service No 2937) was born in Helensburg, N.S.W. around 1894.When he enlisted in Sydney he was 22 years old and working as an engineer, and had previous...

Morgan, William Llewellyn

William Morgan (Service no. 19968) was born in Helensburgh, N.S.W. on June 4, 1899. He was an 18 year old wireless operator and single at the time of enlistment.He embarked on SS Canberra on...

Morgan, Pritchard Llewellyn

Pritchard Morgan (Service No 3599) was born in Woonona, N.S.W., around 1899.Pritchard was single, worked as a biograph operator, and had served 4 years in the CMF when he enlisted....

Morgans, David John

David John Morgans (Service No 6282) was born in Glamorganshire, Wales. He moved to Australia and lived on Main Rd, Bulli with his wife, Edith Emma Morgans.David enlisted in April 1916 at...

Morris, Edwin Hezekiah

Edwin Morris (Service No 319) was born in Woonona, N.S.W. around 1894.When he enlisted in Sep 1914 Edwin was 20 years old, single, and working as a grocer.  His mother,...

Morris, Sydney Victor

Sydney Morris (Service No 6565) was born in Brisbane, QLD. He had 2 sisters and had served 3 years in the Senior Cadets. He moved to Jamberoo, NSW where he trained as a butcher. At the time of...

Morris, Reginald Robert

Reginald Robert Morris was born in Wollongong, c1896 to Annie (nee Warr) Morris, also known as Annie Combellack. His father passed away before he enlisted. Reginald grew up in Keira St, Wollongong...

Morris, William James

William James Morris (Service No 799) was born in Bulli, N.S.W. around 1890.At enlistment William was single, 24 years old, and worked as a miner.He embarked from Sydney on...

Morris, Percy

Percy Morris (Service No 2940) was born in Sydney, N.S.W.In 1902, he married Ann Bowen, at Newtown, N.S.W. and they had five children.At enlistment, he was 33 years old, worked as...

Morris, Charles

Charles Morris (Service No 1376) was born in Kembla Heights around 1882.Charles enlisted when he was 34 years of age, married, and working as a miner. His wife was Ethel Jane...

Morrisby, Risby Clement

Risby Morrisby (Service No 1738) was born in Bega, N.S.W. Risby enlisted 10 days after his 18th birthday; he was single, lived in Wollongong, N.S.W. and was unemployed.He...

Morrisby, Rokeby Edwin

Rokeby Morrisby (Service No 2858) was born in Bega, N.S.W.At enlistment Rokeby was single, 31 years old, lived in Wollongong, N.S.W. and worked as a quarryman/ labourer....

Morrison, Thomas

Thomas Morrison, born in Mount Kembla in 1892, was the son of John and Agnes Morrison. He enlisted in the AIF on 5 November, 1914. On enlistment he was described as a 22 year old miner. On...

Morrison, James

Private James Morrison (service no. 3151) was born in Mount Kembla circa 1890. James lost 2 brothers in the Mount Kembla mine disaster of July 1902.In 1912 James married Helena Alice McMullen and...

Morrissey, Denis Patrick

Denis Morrissey (Service No 776a - sometimes the 'a' is not used) was born in Jamberoo, NSW about 1889. He enlisted at Lismore, NSW and was a single 27 year old labourer at the time. He embarked from...

Moss, William Joseph

William Moss (Service No 2708) was born in Wollongong, N.S.W. He was single, 28 years old and an engine fitter, when he enlisted. William had served 11 months in the cadets.He embarked from...

Moss, Henry

Henry Moss (Service No 2221) was born in Mossgiel, N.S.W., in 1891.At enlistment, he was single, 24 years old, worked as a shearer and lived at Bulli. Henry listed his mother, Mrs...

Mourell, Alfred

Alfred Mourell (Service No 2258) was born in Sydney in 1898.Alfred, also known as Arthur, was 17 years old when he enlisted.  He was single, and worked as a farmer at Albion Park...

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