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William Reuben SHIRLEY

Regimental number6565
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGreengrocer
Address26 Chapell Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs. H. Shirley, 26 Chapell Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919

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