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Harry Edward WILLS

Regimental number6741
Place of birthPortland England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs F K Wills, 18 Albert Terrace, Dorset, England
Enlistment date24 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade Train 7, Company 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Melbourne on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialAubigny British Cemetery (Somme) (Row C, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Fanny Kate WILLS, Albert Terrace, Portland, Dorset, England

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