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William Lyle OSBORNE

Regimental number982
Place of birthSedgwick, Victoria
SchoolSedgwick State School No. 935, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStockrider
AddressSedgwick PO, Sedgwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Christina Osborne, Sedgwick PO, Sedgwick, Victoria
Previous military serviceServd in the Cadets, Preston, Victoria.
Enlistment date14 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 21 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of illness, No. 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, England.
FateDied of disease 28 August 1917
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCowley (St. Lawrence) Churchyard (Australian Section 34), Middlesesx
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ernest and Christina OSBORNE, Sedgwick, Bendigo, Victoria

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