The AIF Project

Samuel HOWARD

Regimental number3425
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressDaydawn, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Fitzgerald, Hotham Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date28 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 29 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Date of death1 April 1919
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery Military Section (Portion Roman Catholic, Plot/Row CC, Grave No. 617), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Death aggravated by service. RTA as 19/01/1919. Son of Mrs Ellen Fitzgerald. Native of Richmond, Victoria

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