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William James GLEW

Regimental number137
Place of birthLithgow, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorsebreaker
AddressBondi Junction, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, G Glew, Bondi Junction, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 January 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date6 August 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Discharged (medically unfit: pulmonary tuberculosis), 6 August 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 May 1954
Age at death58
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, GLEW William James

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