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William Henry OLIVER

Regimental number3361
Place of birthInverell, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTank sinker
AddressDunrobin, Toobeah, Goondiwindi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.3
Height6' 0.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Clara Oliver, Inverell, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Place of enlistmentWarwick, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Discharge date29 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulimaroa', 13 March 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 29 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, OLIVER William Henry

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