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William Herbert CHEEK

Regimental number27211
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCleaner
Address73 Northumberland Street, Newcastle, Maryville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinUncle, A Cheek, 8 Ivy Terrace, Springfield Park, Upper Clayton, London, England
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameReinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 November 1960

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