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Raymond Oscar WILSON

Regimental number990
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressGarthowen, Brighton Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWilson, Carthowen, Brighton Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 May 1915
Date of death20 May 1915
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 16), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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