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William Edward BUTTLE

Regimental number462
Place of birthWexford, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTram conductor
Address143 King Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 10"
Weight163 lbs
Next of kinS R Buttle, 143 King Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAN&MEF (Tropical Unit), E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 August 1914
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Discharge date28 January 1915
Other details

Enlisted as a Private, 11 August 1914; embarked, Sydney, 19 August 1914; embarked, TPNG, 9 January 1915; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 28th January 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BUTTLE William Edward

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