William Martin PHELAN

Regimental number2452
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address52 Simpson Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Phelan, c/o Sunnyside Woollen Mills, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date11 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919