William A. Constable
William Albert Constable was a soldier in the A.I.F. during World War One.
He enlisted on 13 September 1916, aged 23 years. His younger brother, Clarence had already enlisted in 1915. William served as a private with the 29th Battalion, Serial No. 4158. He injured his knee in December 1917, which required hospital treatment. Constable returned to Australia on 5 November 1916.
After the war, he returned to Castlemaine, where he continued to work as a painter.
He died at Heidelberg, Victoria, in 1979.
- Named on the Lake Burrumbeet State School Great War Roll of Honour.
- ↑ Federation Index Victoria 1888-1901, Index to Births, Deaths, and Marriages in Victoria, 1895 Births, Ref. No. 4863, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1997
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Ken James, 2007, Muddy Water: A history of Burrumbeet, pg. 134, Camberwell, Victoria
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 National Archives of Australia, World War I records, NAA: B2455, CONSTABLE W A, SERN 4158, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 14 December 2013
- ↑ Ancestry.com. Australia, Electoral Rolls, 1903-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Original data: Australian Electoral Commission. [Electoral roll]
- ↑ Death Index Victoria 1888-1901, Index to Deaths in Victoria, 1979 Deaths, Ref. No. 8037, Macbeth Genealogical Services, 1998