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Regimental number147
Place of birthPreston, Lancashire, England
SchoolElmfield College, York, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
AddressAbbott Street, Ascot, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John William Ladley, 11 Round Hay Mound, Leeds, England
Enlistment date4 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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