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Arthur WARD

Regimental number3532
Place of birthNewtown, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCellarman
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Height5'8.75"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jennie Ward, Despointe Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceHome Service 1 yr 187 days S.C.L. Holdsworthy S Trial Bay (Time expired)
Enlistment date23 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 May 1917
Place of enlistmentBondi Junction, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameJune 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number11/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollLight Horse Details
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1919
Date of death18 August 1920
Place of burialWaverley Cemetery, New South Wales.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, NSW.
Discharge date19 June 1920
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Demosthenes', 28 January 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 2 March 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 19 June 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WARD Arthur

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