Cecil Edward COOMBES

Cecil Edward Coombes Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Butcher
Enlisted
27-September-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
24
Status
Single
Service No
21196
Rank
Gunner
Unit
9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarked
11-May-1916
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
February 1918
Notes

Cecil Coombes arrived in France in December 1916 and transferred to the12th Field Artillery Brigade. He returned to Australia in February 1918 with a heart-related disability and was discharged in May.

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