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Regimental number1071
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
SchoolState School, Korumburra, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressKorumburra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs. A. Beardmore, Korumburra, Victoria
Enlistment date7 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularServed as William BEARDMORE.
FateKilled in Action 28 July 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialVlamertinghe New Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 1), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Foster son of Theophilus and Susan Adelaide BEARDMORE, Princess Street, Korumburra, Victoria. Native of Ipswich, Queensland

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