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William Richard WHELDON

Regimental number13865
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
AddressDarlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs P Wheldon, 167 Brougham Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 25 October 1917
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row K, Grave 18), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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