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William CUNNINGHAM

Regimental number1636
Place of birthJerilderie New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressJerilderie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Cunningham, Jerilderie, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 April 1932
Age at death45
Place of burialJerilderie Cemetery, New South Wales

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