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William Leslie PALEY

Regimental number5155
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRope worker
AddressRoseleigh Grosvenor Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Paley, Roseleigh Grosvenor Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 July 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row E, Grave No. 8), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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