Henry Allen Sackett
|Father||George William Sackett (1865-1933)|
|Mother||Eliza Shaxson (-1941)|
Henry served in the First World War, enlisting in the Machine Gun Corps of the Australian Imperial Force on 25 October 1916.2 He married in Queensland on 15 October 1919, Martha Caroline Reid.3
Notes & Citations
- "Australia birth index, 1788-1922" (Ancestry transcript), "31 Dec 1891, Henry Allen Sackett, s. George William Sackett & Eliza Shaxson, Queensland, p. 22942, reg. B049615."
- Website National Archives of Australia, Australian Imperial Force, Enlistment Papers (http://naa12.naa.gov.au/), Australian Imperial Force. Attestation Paper of Persons Enlisted for Service Abroad.
2880, Sackett, Henry Allen; unit: 6/41 Battalion [deleted], M G C Dtls; joined: 25th October 1916.
Henry Allen Sackett, b. Brisbane, Queensland, British born, 24 yrs 10 mths, farmer, single, next of kin (mother) Mrs Eliza Sackett, of Brighton, Sandgate, Queensland; address [of recruit]: Brighton, Sandgate, Queensland; any military service?: no; ever rejected as unfit for HM Service?: no; signed: Henry Allen Sackett, 25th October 1916."
- "Australia marriage index, 1788-1949" (Ancestry transcript), "15 Oct 1919, Henry Allen Sackett & Martha Caroline Reid, Queensland, reg. 002892, p. 1745."
|Appears in||Sacketts in the Military|
|Sackett line||9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet|
|Last Edited||5 Jul 2012|