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Arthur Keith WYLIE

Regimental number2385
Place of birthWilmington, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationStoreman
AddressBordertown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.1
Height5' 6"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Charlotte Florence Wylie, Bordertown, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the 22nd Light Horse Regiment, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 26 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Other details

War service: Egypt, Plaestine

commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 31 May 1919; discharged (date not recorded on file).

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 November 1965
Age at death69
Place of burialWoden Cemetery, ACT
SourcesNAA: B2455, WYLIE Arthur Keith

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