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William John HANDLEY

Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
SchoolIpswich Grammar School, Ipswich, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressSunnyside, Esk, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary Handley, Tintilinia, Harlin-road, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 16 July 1918
Place of death or woundingPalestine
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 40), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary HANDLEY, Harling Road, Ipswich, Queensland

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