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William Oswald LAYH

Regimental number5725
Place of birthDevonport Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address34 Hillside Crescent, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W H Layh, 34 Hillside Crescent, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919

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