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Albert Adams RAY

Regimental number3937
Date of birth11 March 1896
Place of birthHartley Vale, New South Wales
SchoolNewington College, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMacauley Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Spooner, 90 Macauley Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, Pozieres, France, 27 July 1916; invalided to Reading War Hospital, England.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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