Balmain: Olsson to Power

Service Number Image Name Address Unit/Battalion Links
581 OLSSON, Carl * 167 Darling Street, Balmain, New South Wales Australian Flying Corps, No 2 Squadron, Head-Quarters Service Papers
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2657 Osborne, Percy Cecil 54 Louise Road, Balmain, New South Wales 1st Pioneer Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Service Papers
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2483 OUGHTON, Thomas Henry Balmain East, New South Wales 56th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Service Papers
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1561 OVERALL, Frederick Victor ‘Mascotte’, Batty Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2nd Light Horse Brigade, 2nd Signal Troop (Engineers) – 10th Reinforcements Service Papers
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2643 PAGE, Walter Leslie 5 Macdonald Street, Balmain, New South Wales 1st Battalion, 8th Reinforcement Service Papers
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58938 PALMER, Bert Whealey Balmain, New South Wales 10th General Service (NSW) Reinforcements Service Papers
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2380 PALMER, Charles Baldwin 5 King Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 3rd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement Service Papers
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17175 PAPPS, William Archibald 220 Mullins Street, Balmain, New South Wales Reinforcement 6 Service Papers
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733 PARANCE, Robert Leslie No 2 Grove Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 1st Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement Service Papers
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59803 PARKER, Charles Edgar Balmain, New South Wales 14th (NSW) Reinforcements Service Papers
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7110 PARRY, William Balmain, New South Wales 18th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement Service Papers
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3009 PARSONS, George Warren Balmain, New South Wales Australian Flying Corps, November 1917 Reinforcement Service Papers
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6384 PARSONS, Walter Bethune 18 Balmain Street, Richmond, Victoria 6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement Service Papers
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2821 PATERSON, Gilbert c/o G Gumley, Llewellyn Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 7th Field Company Engineers Service Papers
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5391 PATON, John Howie 31 Phillip Street, Balmain, New South Wales 20th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement Service Papers
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18365 PATTEN, Benjamin Balmain, New South Wales July 1917 Reinforcements Service Papers
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20695 PEARSON, Sydney Alfred Balmain, New South Wales October 1917 Reinforcements Service Papers
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2004 PEEBLES, William Wilson 5 Renold Street, Banff Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 13th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Service Papers
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842 PEEL, Thomas John c/o Captain Balmain, Balnarrang Street, Bittern, Victoria 6th Battalion, Headquarters Service Papers
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1640 PEISLEY, Charles Hilton 37 Trouton Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales Light Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 4 Service Papers
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453 PENNINGTON, Vincent Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 42nd Battalion, B Company Service Papers
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5839 PENTECOST, George Henry Balmain, New South Wales Signal Troop 2, Reinforcement 14 Service Papers
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1266 PERRIN, Richard Henry 34 Mort Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales Light Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2 Service Papers
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2664 PETERS, Alfred Forth of Clyde Hotel, Short Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement Service Papers
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7327 PETERSON, Alfred John Balmain, New South Wales 4th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement Service Papers
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20053 PETERSON, Alfred Roy Balmain, New South Wales Army Medical Corps, General Reinforcements Service Papers
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2915 Petteit, Arthur James 19 Arthur Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 1st Pioneer Battalion, 6th Reinforcement Service Papers
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1036 PETTERSON, Olaf Charles Balmain, New South Wales Veterinary Corps – March 1917 Reinforcements Service Papers
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1048  pettrson

Studio portrait of 1048 Private (Pte) Sydney Leonard Petterson, 12th Battalion, of Balmain, NSW. Pte Petterson enlisted on 14 November 1914, sailing for service overseas on HMAT A38 Ulysses in December that year. He took part in the landing at Gallipoli and was killed in action on 29 May 1915.

PETTERSON, Sydney Argyle Dock Road, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 13th Battalion, E Company Service Papers
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5384 PHILLIPS, Harold James 1 Ann Street, Balmain, New South Wales 19th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement Service Papers
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28153 PHILLIPS, William Amos 39 Ballast Road, Balmain, New South Wales Field Artillery Brigade 11, Reinforcement 7 Service Papers
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4816 PICKERING, Charles Gilbert ‘Cooren’, Fitzroy Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 19th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement Service Papers
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2870 PICTON, Albert Melbourne St Aske 81 Palmer Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement Service Papers
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5092 PIKE, Albert Charles 44 Balmain Road, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 18th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement Service Papers
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11118 PIKE, James Gordon 146 Beattie Street, Balmain, New South Wales Field Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 14 Service Papers
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3194 PINSON, James 172 Weston Road, Balmain, New South Wales 19th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement Service Papers
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6557 PITCHER, Cecil Norman Balmain, New South Wales 20th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement Service Papers
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4862 plater

Studio portrait of 4862 Private (Pte) Ernest Plater, 2nd Battalion. A native of London, England, Pte Plater was a farm labourer from Balmain, NSW when he embarked along with his brother 4863 Pte Walter Plater with the 15th Reinforcements from Sydney on HMAT Star of England on 8 March 1916. After transferring to the 54th Battalion he was initially reported as missing in action, and it was later determined that he had been killed in action on 20 July 1916. He is commemorated on the VC Corner Australian Cemetery and Memorial, Fromelles, France. Pte Walter Plater returned to Australia on 2 June 1919.

PLATER, Ernest 34 Glassop Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement Service Papers
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32 PLATER, Richard 34 Glassop Street, Balmain, New South Wales 30th Battalion, Machine Gun Section Service Papers
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4863 PLATER, Walter 34 Glassop Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement Service Papers
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28175 POIRRIER, Rene Joseph Francois Balmain Road, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales Howitzer Brigade 22, Reinforcement 7 Service Papers
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2981 POLLOCK, James Leslie ‘Remeura’, Nicholson Street, Balmain East 5th Field Ambulance Service Papers
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58624 POLLOCK, John Albert Balmain, New South Wales 1st to 15th (NSW) General Reinforcements Service Papers
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4009 PONT, Robert Charles 39 Palmer Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2nd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement Service Papers
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803 PORTER, George Munroe Louisa Road, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales Naval and Military Expeditionary Force Service Papers
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28198 PORTER, Sidney Edward 4 Louisa Road, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales Field Artillery Brigade 7, Reinforcement 5 Service Papers
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312 POST, Joseph 51 Bradford Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 17th Battalion, A Company Service Papers
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527 POULTON, George 20 Datchett Street, Balmain East, New South Wales AN&MEF (Tropical Unit), E Company Service Papers
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2494 POWER, John James 27 Donelly Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Service Papers
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2890 POWER, John Joseph 55 Birchgrove Road, Balmain, New South Wales 6th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement Service Papers
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