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William Ernest GALVIN

Regimental number2371
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationOperator's assistant
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Galvin, Commercial Road, Alberton, South Australia
Enlistment date18 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 June 1963
Age at death69
Place of burialBrighton Cemetery, South Australia

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