Oliver Langley CROKER

Birthplace
Miles
Resided
Miles
Occupation
Accountannt
Enlisted
17-February-1916
Place
Toowoomba
Age
25
Status
Single
Service No
5567
Rank
Private
Unit
25th Battalion, 15th Reinforcements
Embarked
07-September-2016
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
December 1918
Notes

Oliver Croker arrived in France in December 1916. He was wounded in action in March 1917 and invalided to Brighton’s Kitchener Military Hospital, re-joining his unit in June. In December in Belgium he contracted bronchitis, rheumatism and trench fever and was hospitalised in England. He re-joined his unit in July 1918 and three weeks later was wounded again. He returned to Australia in December and was discharged in March 1919.

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