Glen Collins JACOB

Regimental number2197
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Edgarley', Kadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr William E Jacob, Kadina, South Australia
Enlistment date27 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: [770] Lt Kenneth Grant JACOB, 12th Bn, killed in action, 30 May 1918; [309] Lt Gordon Hillier JACOB, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 5 April 1918; 2020 Pte Jack JACOB, Australian Army Service Corps, returned to Australia, 29 July 1915; Lt Colonel Ross Blyth JACOB, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 July 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 May 1964