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William TREW

Regimental number1920
Place of birthWarracknabeal Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationLabourer
AddressHorsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, George Trew, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 June 1917
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row O, Grave No. 13), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1840 Private Thomas TREW, 8th Battalion, returned to Australia, 7 November 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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