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William Horace WELLS

Regimental number1289
Place of birthMannum, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMannum, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Charles Wells, Mannum, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 11 April 1918
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death23
Place of burialJerusalem Memorial, Palestine.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Anna B WELLS.

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