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Regimental number1634
Place of birthMayfield, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressCrebert Street, Mayfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 5.25"
Next of kinFather, Cornelius Croese, Crebert Street, Mayfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 February 1916
Place of enlistmentNewcastle, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 March 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death26
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 35), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrother: 393 Pte Thomas CROESE, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 21 December 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Sydney, 1 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 July 1916.

Proceeded overseas to France, 21 November 1916.

Killed in action, 11 March 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsStreet name incorrectly recorded on Embarkation Roll as Crevert Street.

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