23/12/1915- Completed Medical Examination Perth WA
5/01/1916- To No. 40 Depot Company Blackboy Hill WA as Private
26/04/1916- To 3rd Training BattalionTel-el-Kebir Egypt ex Australia
8/07/1916- Transferred Imperial Camel Corps 11th Company Abbassia Egypt
18/08/1916- Admitted 14th Australian General Hospital Cairo ( Sick ) ex 11th Casualty Clearing Station
25/10/1916- Discharged to Unit Cairo Egypt ex Sickness
11/11/1916- Transferred Imperial Camel Brigade Reserve Depot Company Egypt
17/02/1917- Joined 3rd Imperial Camel Brigade El Arish Egypt ex Base Depot
2/06/1917- Admitted 36th Stationary Hospital El Arish ( Septic Buttock- I.C.T. Leg ) ex 53rd Casualty Clearing Station Sinai/Rafa
17/06/1917- Rejoined Unit Abbassia Egypt ex Hospital
24/06/1917- Admitted 2nd Stationary Hospital El Arish ( Malaria ) ex 53rd Casualty Clearing Station Rafa
28/06/1917- Transferred/Admitted 24th Stationary Hospital Sinai
10/07/1917- Transferred/Admitted British Red Cross Hospital Montazah Egypt then to 1st Australian General Hospital Abbassia Egypt
23/07/1917- Joined Anzac Reserve Brigade Abbassia Egypt ex Hospital
1/08/1917- Admitted 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance Shellal Egypt ( Pyrexia )
15/11/1917- Transferred 45th Stationary Hospital El Arish ( Malaria )
21/011/1917- Discharged from Hospital to Imperial Camel Brigade Depot Company Abbassia Egypt
12/12/1917- Rejoined 11th Company Imperial Camel Corps in the field Egypt
1/07/1918- Transferred 15th Light Horse Regiment in the field Egypt
17/08/1918- Admitted Light Horse Field Ambulance ex 26th Casualty Clearing Station
20/08/1918- Admitted 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital Moascar Egypt ex 44th Stationary Hospital Kantara Egypt
14/09/1918- Transferred Rest Camp Port Said
29/10/1918- To Australian Division Training Depot Moascar Egypt
22/11/1918- Joined 15th Light Horse Regiment in the field Egypt
27/03/1919- Transferred Australian Division Headquarters Moascar Egypt
14/05/1919- Granted Leave England
16/06/1919- To RBAA Heytesbury England for Return to Australia
23/07/1919- Embarked England for Australia per ” Main ”
27/09/1919- Disembarked Australia
20/11/1919- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment ).

Service Medals Awarded

British War Medal – No. 9991

Victory Medal – No. 9903


Memorial Inscription

Yarloop War Memorial, WA


***Please note Soldiers Service Record is on National Archives of Australia, spelt as ” WAKERDEN “


***** Sincere thanks to Helen BENOIT, whose Research enabled location of Service Record for Carlyle Preston WALKERDEN ” *****