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William Charles DYER

Regimental number493
Place of birthTarnagulla, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressGladstone Street, Tarnagulla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, James Henry Dyer, Gladstone Street, Tarnagulla, Victoria
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt William Charles Duer on NR
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Tarnagulla Roll of Honour ('Pro Deo et Patria'), Tarnagulla, Victoria.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 September 1963
Place of burialTarnagulla Cemetery

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