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Stanley William Joseph VANCE

Regimental number4384
Place of birthKangaroo Valley, New South Wales
SchoolCampbelltown Public School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationDairyman
AddressP O Campbelltown, Campbelltown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Vance, P O Campbelltown, Campbelltown, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row C, Grave No. 10), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Wesley Johnstone and Margaret VANCE, Dumaresque Street, Campbelltown, New South Wales. Native of Kanagaroo Valley, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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