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William Arthur IVES

Regimental number4520
Place of birthEagle Hawk
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address63 Walters Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Ives, 63 Walters Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death28
Place of burialCaestre Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Alice IVES; husband of Christina Roberta IVES, 211 Stewart Street, East Brunswick, Victoria. Native of Eagle Hawk, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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