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William Henry BRADY

Regimental number2822
Place of birthWarragul, Victoria
SchoolKorumburra and Warragul State Schools, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway labourer
Address246 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Philip Brady, 246 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 March 1918
Place of death or woundingNieppe, France
Date of death11 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPont D'Achelles Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Philip J. and Ada Margaret BRADY, 105 Robinson Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2791 Pte BRADY, 5th Bn, killed in action, Pozieres, France.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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