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William Henry DYER

Regimental number10887
Place of birthDevon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressKurrambul near Goondiwindi, Queensland
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation48
Next of kinSon, William Robert Dyer, Kurrambul near Goondiwindi, Queensland
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name11th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 April 1931
Age at death68
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales

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