Ernest Alfred CROKAM

Birthplace
Toowoomba
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Dental Mechanic
Enlisted
12-April-1916
Place
Toowoomba
Age
24
Status
Single
Service No
5008
Rank
Private
Unit
31st Battalion, 14th Reinforcements
Embarked
14-June-1917
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
Gunner
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
August 1918
Notes

Name on ROH: E. A. CROKHAM

Brother of 5688 Private Reuben John Crokam.

 

Ernest Crokam arrived in France in January 1918. In April he was wounded in his right thigh and hand and evacuated to Brighton’s 3rd General Hospital. In August he was invalided to Australia. He continued to receive on-going treatment and was not discharged until March 1921.

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