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Henry Raymond WILLIS

Regimental number18554
Place of birthPenrith, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWire weaver
Address74 Alice Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Willis, 74 Alice Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 25
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 16 September 1917
Place of burialPerth Cemetery (China Wall) (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 8), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Alexander and Altamira WILLIS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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