The AIF Project

Cecil Vivian BACKHOUSE

Regimental number6213
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Backhouse, Avenue Road, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format