Sharoff Nicholas

SURNAME Sharoff
NAME Nicholas
PLACE-BIRTH Vladivostock, Russia /Port Douglas, Qld
OCCUPATION Fireman
PLACE-ENLISTMENT Port Douglas, Qld/Liverpool,N SW
DATE-ENLISTMENT 5/05/1915 & 2/08/1915
NEXT-OF-KIN (brother) Simon Sharoff, Port Douglas, Qld
LINK-TO-DOUGLAS SHIRE Address Port Douglas
REGIMENT-1 25th Battalion AIF
REGIMENT-2 19th Battalion AIF
RANK Private
CAMPAIGN-1 Gallipoli
CAMPAIGN-2 Western Front
KILLED-IN-ACTION Yes 28/07/1916
DATE-DISCHARGED initially 29/6/1915
OTHER-INFO Awarded the 14/15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal. Memorial Plaque and Memorial Scroll
STORY-OUTLINE Nicholas Sharoff enlisted in Port Douglas on 5/05/15, but was discharged unfit on 29/06/15. On 2/08/15 he reenlisted in Liverpool, NSW, and was sent to the Gallipoli Peninsula. He was away from the front for three months and returned 6/11/15, then disembarked at Alexandria on 9/01/16. He was killed in action in France on 28/07/16
SERVICE-NO 1692 2061