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William Edward OPIE

Regimental number5293
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationEngine driver
Address16 Rushall Crescent, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMrs A E Opie, 76 Westgarth Street, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Other details

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

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