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William Michael WISE

Regimental number415
Place of birthBrighton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
Address87 Punt Road, Windsor, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary A Wise, 87 Punt Road, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialPoelcapelle British Cemetery (Plot XLIII, Row A, Grave No. 14), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William James and Mary Ann Alston WISE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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