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William Edward TRIBE

Regimental number687
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
SchoolG+Orange Grove, Leichhardt Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoat builder
Address'Minnieville', Lyal Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William C Tribe, 'Minnieville', Lyal Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, B Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialWimereux communal Cemetery (Plot I, Row P, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth TRIBE. Native of Sydney, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: Arthur Taylor.

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