Lt Harry Retberg, W Yorks

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

ADRIC

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