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Noel Charles WHEATLEY

Regimental number1091
Place of birthMoonee Ponds, Victoria
SchoolAscot Vale State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlack and white artist
AddressAthol Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinAlfred Emblen Wheatley, 1 Athol Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 17 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death20.6
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave 14), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred Emblem and Margaret WHEATLEY.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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