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William Frederick DENNISS

Regimental number3048
Date of birth30 September 1883
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolGoulburn Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTram driver
AddressElonara Dalley Street, Queenscliff Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3048A
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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