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William Raymond LAW

Regimental number868
Place of birthLambton, New South Wales
SchoolPeak College, New South Wales
OccupationFitter's apprentice
AddressLambton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJames Law, Jun, Lambton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 February 1915
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 151), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Emily LAW
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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