Albert HORNE

Albert Horne Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Dalby
Resided
Dalby
Occupation
Drover
Enlisted
18-October-1915
Place
Dalby
Age
17
Status
Single
Service No
4808
Rank
Private
Unit
9th Battalion, 15th Reinforcements
Embarked
28-March-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of wounds
Date
07-May-1917
Place
Bapaume, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Grevillers British Cemetery, France
Notes

Also named on Dalby War Memorial.

 

Albert Horne arrived in France via Egypt and England in September 1916. In May 1917 at Bapaume he was severely wounded by shrapnel to his abdomen and died at the 3rd Casualty Clearing Station two days later. He was only 19.