Norman Chisholm

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Norman Duncan Chisholm served with the A.I.F. in World War One.

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History

Chisholm was born about 1886 in Ballarat.[1] He was working as a clerk when his enlisted in 1915.[1] He was soon promoted to Sergeant with the 3rd Divisional Train.

He was sent to England in 1916 on the H.M.A.T A34 "Persic".[1] In 1917 he was in hospital with appendicitis.[1] In June 1918 he was sent to France.[1] In February 1919 he was in hospital again and had his tonsils removed. In March he was hospitalised with influenza.[1] In June 1919 he returned to Australia.[1]

After his return he was living at the Plough and Harrow Hotel, and he occupation was listed as farmer.[2]

Legacy

World War One service recognised on the Ballarat Avenue of Honour.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 National Archives of Australia, World War I records, B2455, CHISHOLM N D, SERN 10764, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 14 December 2013
  2. 1919 Victorian Electoral Roll, Ballaarat, Ballaarat

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--Beth Kicinski 12:44, 19 June 2013 (EST)

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