The AIF Project

Roley Joseph WOOLFE

Regimental number3775
Date of birth1883
Place of birthPerth New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressNyngan, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mable Violet Woolfe, Lerangomin Street, Nyngan, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 July 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 2 August 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3775A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Discharge date28 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Sydney, 2 August 1917; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 2 October 1917.

Wounded in action, 4 April 1918; invlaided to England.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Somali', 10 December 1918; discharged, 28 March 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 August 1965
Age at death81
Place of burialTrangie Cemetery, New South Wales

Print format