Arthur TRAPP

Arthur Trapp Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Plasterer
Enlisted
23-October-1916
Place
Brisbane
Age
22
Status
Single
Service No
6647
Rank
Private
Unit
25th Battalion, 19th Reinforcements
Embarked
07-February-1917
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
16-July-1918
Place
Villers-Bretonneux, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Australian National Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, France
Notes

Name on ROH: A.J. TRAPP

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and Dalby War Memorial.

Brother of 1917 Private John Trapp and 2835 Private Peter Trapp.

 

Arthur Trapp arrived in France in July 1917. In October he was slightly wounded in action and briefly hospitalised. He was killed in action on 16 July 1918 near Villers-Bretonneux. He was 22. He has no known grave.