John C. Muller

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John Clifford Muller served with the A.I.F. during World War One.
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John Clifford Muller served with the A.I.F. during World War One. He was born at Ballarat East on 17 June 1894.
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
 
Muller was the son of Theodore and Selina Muller.<ref name=naa/> He was a saddler at [[Golden Point]].<ref>A. M. Taylor.  ''Dinkum Oil: Letters Published in the Ballarat Courier During the Great War''.  Ballarat, 2006.</ref>
 
Muller was the son of Theodore and Selina Muller.<ref name=naa/> He was a saddler at [[Golden Point]].<ref>A. M. Taylor.  ''Dinkum Oil: Letters Published in the Ballarat Courier During the Great War''.  Ballarat, 2006.</ref>
  
Muller enlisted in the 8th Battalion on 17 August 1914.<ref name=avenue>Lucas and Co., Souvenir of the Avenue of Honour, Ballarat, 1916, pg. 8, http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/1985904</ref><ref name=naa>National Archives of Australia, World War I records, B2455, MULLER JOHN CLIFFORD, SERN 31, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 17 January 2015</ref>  
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Muller enlisted in the [[8th Battalion]] on 17 August 1914.<ref name=avenue>Lucas and Co., Souvenir of the Avenue of Honour, Ballarat, 1916, pg. 8, http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/1985904</ref><ref name=naa>National Archives of Australia, World War I records, B2455, MULLER JOHN CLIFFORD, SERN 31, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 17 January 2015</ref>  
  
 
Muller died from wounds on 25 July 1915, at Gaba Tepe on the hospital ship "Somali", after being wounded in action at Gallipoli.<ref name=naa/> He had received a compound fracture of the skull from a piece of shrapnel.<ref name=naa/>
 
Muller died from wounds on 25 July 1915, at Gaba Tepe on the hospital ship "Somali", after being wounded in action at Gallipoli.<ref name=naa/> He had received a compound fracture of the skull from a piece of shrapnel.<ref name=naa/>
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==External links==
 
==External links==
  
 
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https://www.facebook.com/GreatWarBallarat/posts/2627700053942920?__tn__=K-R
  
 
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--[[Beth Kicinski]] 11:26, 14 December 2012 (EST)
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--[[Beth Kicinski]] 11:26, 14 December 2012 (EST); --[[User:Cgervaso|Clare K.Gervasoni]] 22:38, 8 September 2019 (AEST)

Latest revision as of 12:38, 8 September 2019

John Clifford Muller served with the A.I.F. during World War One. He was born at Ballarat East on 17 June 1894.

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History

Muller was the son of Theodore and Selina Muller.[1] He was a saddler at Golden Point.[2]

Muller enlisted in the 8th Battalion on 17 August 1914.[3][1]

Muller died from wounds on 25 July 1915, at Gaba Tepe on the hospital ship "Somali", after being wounded in action at Gallipoli.[1] He had received a compound fracture of the skull from a piece of shrapnel.[1]


Legacy

World War One service recognised on the Ballarat Avenue of Honour. His tree, No. 6, was planted on 4 June 1917, by Miss E. Scott.[3]

See also

8th Battalion

World War One

Notes

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 National Archives of Australia, World War I records, B2455, MULLER JOHN CLIFFORD, SERN 31, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 17 January 2015
  2. A. M. Taylor. Dinkum Oil: Letters Published in the Ballarat Courier During the Great War. Ballarat, 2006.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Lucas and Co., Souvenir of the Avenue of Honour, Ballarat, 1916, pg. 8, http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/1985904

Further Reading

External links

https://www.facebook.com/GreatWarBallarat/posts/2627700053942920?__tn__=K-R


--Beth Kicinski 11:26, 14 December 2012 (EST); --Clare K.Gervasoni 22:38, 8 September 2019 (AEST)

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