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William Frederick WOOLLEY

Regimental number2009
Place of birthUltimo, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPetersham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs L M Woolley, 19 Charles Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 January 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Light Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date20 May 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 October 1956
Age at death62
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, WOOLLEY William Frederick

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