William Henry Camroux, 18931935 (aged 42 years)

Name
William Henry Camroux
Given names
William Henry
Surname
Camroux
Birth 1893 23 24
Marriage of parentsHenry William CamrouxRachel Ann OrchardView this family
1893 (aged 0)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Camroux
1902 (aged 9 years)
Military
World War I
August 20, 1915 (aged 22 years)

Note:

William enlisted on 20 Aug 1915. His attestation papers reveal that he was a single labourer, aged 22 years and 2 months, of Church of England religion, residing at 'Alma' High Street Rozelle, New South Wales. His next of kin was put as his father H W Camroux, 'Alma' High Street, Rozelle, Greater Sydney, New South Wales. He had previously served 12 months in the Senior Cadets.

William's rank on enlistment was Private and his unit was 17th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement. His unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915. William's rank from the Nominal Roll was Lance Corporal.

He was invalided as a result of his injuries and chronic otitis media and returned to Australia early on 24 December 1918.

MarriagePearl Gladys HonemanView this family
1924 (aged 31 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth MacAuley
1925 (aged 32 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherJane Wray
1929 (aged 36 years)
Text:

Name: Jane Orchard Death Date: 1929 Death Place: New South Wales Father's Name: Joseph Registration Year: 1929 Registration Place: Kiama, New South Wales Registration number: 17822

Occupation
Salesman
1930 (aged 37 years)

Residence 1930 (aged 37 years)
Birth of a sonKeith William Camroux

Death 1935 (aged 42 years)
Family with parents
father
18701952
Birth: 1870 29Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1952Burwood, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
18691936
Birth: 1869 33 22Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1936Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1893Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
12 months
himself
18931935
Birth: 1893 23 24Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1935Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Pearl Gladys Honeman
himself
18931935
Birth: 1893 23 24Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1935Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18951970
Birth: 1895 34Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1970Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1924Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
son
1938
Birth:
Death: 1938Newtown, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Military

William enlisted on 20 Aug 1915. His attestation papers reveal that he was a single labourer, aged 22 years and 2 months, of Church of England religion, residing at 'Alma' High Street Rozelle, New South Wales. His next of kin was put as his father H W Camroux, 'Alma' High Street, Rozelle, Greater Sydney, New South Wales. He had previously served 12 months in the Senior Cadets.

William's rank on enlistment was Private and his unit was 17th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement. His unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915. William's rank from the Nominal Roll was Lance Corporal.

He was invalided as a result of his injuries and chronic otitis media and returned to Australia early on 24 December 1918.