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William Henry ELLIS

Regimental number3562
Place of birthCamden New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressOxford Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J O Ellis, 8 Oxford Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Owen and Ada ELLIS, 26 Cross Street, Forest Lodge, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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