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William BRAKE

Regimental number6557
Place of birthHorsham, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation overseer
AddressHamilton PO, Hamilton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Brake, Elouera, Mont Albert, Victoria
Enlistment date12 November 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Battery 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death26 April 1922
Age at death29
Place of burialHamilton Cemetery, Victoria

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