Private Henry Barton Chittick

First year at Wesley 1911
Personal information Private HB Chittick (OW1911) was killed in action on 4 October, 1917. He enlisted and sailed for England in October 1916, went to France 23rd April, 1917, and was in the trenches till his death. Chittick left Australia as a signaller, but was transferred to the infantry owing to there being too many signallers.
Date enlisted 25/09/1916
Unit enlisted5th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcements Signal School - Service Number 6702
Service detailsWhile the 5th Battalion was not one of the assaulting units in the attack on Broonseinde Ridge, they were impacted by heavy shelling.
Date of death04/10/1917 - 20 years of age
Unit details 5th Infantry Battalion
Cemetery/Memorial place Aeroplane Military Cemetery - Plot 5 Row B Grave 11
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