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William Samuel OUTLAW

Regimental number3367
Place of birthNewtown, New South Wales
SchoolCanterbury Public School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDriver
AddressBedford Street, Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Outlaw, Richmond Street, Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the militia, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date15 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Age at death22.6
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsV.C. Corner (Panel No 9), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Blanche Easter OUTLAW, Richmond Street, Canterbury, New South Wales. Native of Newtown

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