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William Ormsby MOREY

Regimental number11777
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
Address802 Malvern Road, Armadale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Morey, 802 Malvern Road, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date3 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mentiion in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 September 1957
Place of burialWarrnambool Cemetery

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