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Arthur William WILESMITH

Regimental number80
Place of birthAtherton, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 7.5"
Weight119 lbs
Next of kinFather, Frank Gilbert Wilesmith, Stannary Hills, Queensland
Enlistment date18 October 1915
Place of enlistmentTownsville, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 18 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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