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William Aitken EADIE

Regimental number1285
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStud groom
AddressUltimo, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinBrother-in-Law, Robert Aitken, Ultimo, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Squadron 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Remount Unit
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 November 1937
Age at death72
Place of burialYass Cemetery, New South Wales

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