Samuel E. A. Dean
Samuel Dean served with the A.I.F. during World War One.
Samuel Ernest Alfred Dean was born in 1891.
He worked as a butcher for Hancock and Co., in Armstrong Street.
Dean enlisted with the A.I.F. on the 17 August 1914.
On 28 June 1915 he was admitted to the 15th General Hospital in Alexandria with piles. On 9 July 1915, only the day after being discharged, he was admitted to hospital again with gonorrhoea. He also suffered from a chronic bronchial condition and persistent tonsillitis. He was sent to a number of hospitals including the Abassieh Detention Hospital before being embarked for Australia on the HMT Wiltshire. He was discharged as medically unfit on 15 June 1916.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 National Archives of Australia, World War I records, B2455, DEAN S E A, SERN 33, http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/SearchScreens/BasicSearch.aspx accessed 17 January 2015
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Lucas and Co., Souvenir of the Avenue of Honour, Ballarat, 1916, pg. 8, http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/1985904
--Beth Kicinski 12:26, 14 August 2013 (EST)