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William Ernest MAY

Regimental number7251
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDrug store asst
AddressNorth Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Elizabeth May, 'Kinvarra', Palmer Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 8, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

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