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Corndale State School No. 2716 WW1 Honour Roll
Glenelg & Wannon Region, S-W Victoria, Australia

Corndale School WW1 Honour Roll

The following names are from the Corndale State School Honour Roll (near Casterton in south-west Victoria, Australia) commemorating ex pupils who enlisted in World War 1.

The additional information column is from attempts to identify all individuals named on the Honour Roll.

Additional information or corrections will be greatfully received.

Name on Roll

Additional Information

CAMERON, C

Andrew Alexander Clarence CAMERON (Clarence CAMERON, ex 'Tullich'), b. 1896, son of Andrew CAMERON and Louisa BOARDMAN WW1 CQMS 18, 8th Infantry Brigade HQs, enlisted 18-07-1915, RTA 20-06-1919.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

CAMPBELL, W

William CAMPBELL (ex Corndale), b. 1879, Corndale, son of Marion (Sarah) CAMPBELL who later married James Craig STEWART. WW1 Pte 1637, 1st Div, Salvage, Co, enlisted 3-04-1916, RTA 9-07-1919.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ CAMPBELL, D

Dugald CAMPBELL (ex Corndale), b. 1884 Corndale, son of Neil CAMPBELL and Mary Ann McQUEEN. WW1 Tpr 1449, 4th Light Horse Regiment; Wool Classer, enlisted 2-08-1915, DOD 16-11-1916 at sea.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

DANCOCKS, J

John Thornton DANCOCKS (ex Corndale), b. 1870, Casterton, son of John Thornton DANCOCKS and Mary Jane Agnes FOSTER. WW1 Tpr 5013, 5th Light Horse Regiment, Palestine, Gallipolli, enlisted 11-01-1915, RTA 21-01-1917.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ DANCOCKS, C

Gilbert Cunningham DANCOCKS b. 1888, Casterton, son of John Thornton DANCOCKS and Mary Jane Agnes FOSTER. WW1 Pte 118 H Cy Depot, died Broadmeadows Army Camp; Wool Classer, Station Manager.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

FOSTER, C

Charles James Hepburn FOSTER, b. 1894, Casterton, son of Thomas Hayford Lexington FOSTER & Margaret McCALMAN. WW1 Gnr 3631, 4th Bty, 2nd FAB, Gallipoli (Sick), France, enlisted 5-11-1914, RTA ___, Farmer.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ FOSTER, J

James Gordon FOSTER, b. 1887, Casterton, son of John FOSTER and Emma HOOK. WW1 Pte 3340, 2nd Aus Pioneers, DOW 4-10-1917, Belgium.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

FOSTER, W

William Henry FOSTER, b. 1885, son of John FOSTER and Emma HOOK WW1 Pte 2000 or 2909 William Henry FOSTER, 43rd Battalion, AIF, enlisted, Adelaide, SA. RTA ___, died 1958, buried in the Casterton Cemetery.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

HOWARTH, R

---not identified at this time---

Appears to be Robert Arthur HAWORTH, b. 1871, Merino, Victoria, son of Robert HAWORTH and Jane HETHERINTON. WW1 recorded as Robert Arthur HOWARTH, Pte 1486, 4th Light Horse Regiment, enlisted 14-07-1915, RTA 15-06-1919. Died while on service in WW2.
Memorial Tree : Digby WW1 Avenue of Honour.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ NEWTON, C

Charles Henry NEWTON, b. 1894, Casterton, son of Henry NEWTON and Mary 'Kate' McCOMBE. WW1 Pte 1700 39th Battalion, enlisted 3-04-1916, KIA France, 24-08-1918.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

PEACHEY, C

Charles PEACHEY, b. 1895, Casterton, son of John Saunders Wyld PEACHEY and Alice GORRY. Not located on the WW1 Nominal Roll nor in National Archives at this time.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

PEACHEY, G

Giles PEACHEY, b. 1887, Casterton, son of John Saunders Wyld PEACHEY and Alice GORRY. WW1 Pte 3203, 6th Division Infantry Detail, enlisted 25-10-1916, RTA 19-10-1917.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ PEACHEY, J

John Edward PEACHEY, b. 1890, Casterton, son of John Saunders Wyld PEACHEY and Alice GORRY. WW1 Pte 3204, 58th Battalion, enlisted 25-01-1916, KIA Messines, Belgium 13-03-1918; Groom.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

PEDEN, V

Vivian 'Vic' Everett Sutherland PEDEN, b. 1899 Casterton, son of Thomas Sutherland PEDEN & Kate Mary DANCOCKS. WW1 Spr 52584, 1st Division Signal Coy, enlisted 19-09-1917, RTA 23-07-1919.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ SEALEY, G

George Henry SEALEY, b. 1896, Casterton, son of William Edward SEALEY & Mary Ann BEST. WW1 Pte 1777, 24th Battalion, enlisted 23-02-1915, KIA Pozieres 29-07-1916.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

TURNER, W

William Thomas Patrick TURNER, b. 1882, Corndale, near Casterton, S-W Victoria, son of John TURNER & Eliza LORD. In December 1914 he was a laborer, single, aged 32y of Corndale when he enlisted in the AIF on 15-12-1914 as Tpr 8987, 4th Light Horse Brigade Train (ASC), AIF. He served in Egypt & Gallipoli, then in France as Dvr 8987, 2nd Division Train (ASC), AIF and RTA 9-03-1919. He did marry and died Adelaide, SA in 1963.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

TURNER, H

Henry Ernest TURNER, b. 1892, Corndale, near Casterton, S-W Victoria, son of John TURNER & Eliza LORD. In August 1916 he was a teamster, single, aged 34y of Corndale when he enlisted in the AIF on 1-08-1916 as Tpr 3069, 9th Light Horse Regiment, AIF. He served in the Middle East 1917-1919 as Tpr 3069, 3rd Light Horse Machine Gun Squadron, AIF and RTA 10-07-1919. In 1921 at Mount Gambier, SA, he married Myrtle Mary MORESEY 1896-1972 who was born in Casterton, Vic. They had at least 5 children at Mount Gambier where Henry died in 1969.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

TURNER, E

Edward John TURNER, b. 1879, Corndale, near Casterton, S-W Victoria, son of John TURNER & Eliza LORD. Married Rose Ann Mary KOSSATZ 1886-1954 in 1904 at Penola, SA. In July 1916 he was a Teamster, married, with 4 children, of Mount Benson, South Australia. He enlisted on 15-07-1916 as Pte 3068, 9th Light Horse Regiment, AIF. He served & suffered severe illness in the Middle East and RTA 8-08-1918 and died at Mount Gambier, SA in 1929.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll

+ TUFFNELL, J

John TUFFNELL, b. 1883, Casterton, son of Robert TUFFNELL & Mary Ann FOSTER. WW1 Spr 6556 14th Field Coy Engineers, enlisted 26-08-1915, KIA Belgium, 30-10-1917.
Name : Casterton War Memorial.
Name : Corndale S.S. Honour Roll



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