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W A DAY

Regimental number702
Place of birthKyabram, Victoria
ReligionMethy
OccupationOrchardist
AddressKyabram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, W.A. Day, Kyabram, Victoria
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be William Alfred Day on NR
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 3), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Isabella DAY, Kyabram, Victoria. Native of Tongala, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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