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William Henry HURLEY

Regimental number6320
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolSuperior Public School, Willoughby, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNorth Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs A J Hurley, Nesbitt Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingSuzanne, France
Age at death21.5
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialSuzanne Communal Cemetery (Row B, Grave 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Anne HURLEY, 16 Nisbett Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3127 Corporal George HURLEY, 56th Bn, died of wounds, 16 October 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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