1894 Oct 20. Born Goole Yorkshire
1901 census at 49, Carter Street, Goole
1911 census at 145 Waterloo Street, Hull
1917 Jun 27. The undermentioned cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts .W Yorks Regt. Harry Retberg.
1918 Dec 27. Promoted Lt in W Yorks Reg.
1920 Apr 7. Temp . Lt . H . Retburg relinquishes his commission on completion of service , and retains the rank of Lt
1920 Aug 6. Joined ADRIC with service no 121
1920 Nov 2. "Resigned" no date given. CDS Robinson joined same day and resigned at own request 1920 Nov 2. A reasonable assumption would be that they both resigned the same day
1922 Sep 13. Leaves UK for Albany, West Australia. A 27 year old farmworker of 26 Neverin Place, Earls Court
1924 Electoral Roll at Cohuna, Wimmera, Victoria, Australia. He is a farm labourer
1939 Jan 17. Committed for trial for assault
Served in Australian Army in WW2. RETBERG HARRY : Service Number - V11018 : Date of birth - 20 Oct 1894 : Place of birth - YORKSHIRE ENGLAND : Place of enlistment - ROYAL PARK VIC : Next of Kin - ELMS E