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William James ROSELAND

Regimental number34814
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionBaptist
OccupationEngineer
Address36 Hardy Street, South Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ruth W Roseland, 36 Hardy Street, South Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service30th Infantry
Enlistment date7 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, April 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 14 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialMont Huon Military Cemetery (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 2A), Le Treport, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Margaret ROSELAND; husband of Ruth ROSELAND, 36 Hardy Street, South Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Brisbane
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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