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Stanley Dean WILLIS

Regimental number6161
Place of birthMillthorpe New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressFerndale, Millthorpe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Willis, Ferndale, Millthorpe, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 13), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
84
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Millthorpe Cemetery, New South Wales. Father: Mark (d. 24 February 1919, aged 78; bu. Millthorpe Cemetery); Mother: Emma (d. 20 July 1935, aged 77; bu. Millthorpe Cemetery)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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