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Stanley William James HAYES

Regimental number2675
Place of birthDublin, Ireland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressDandenong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 7"
Weight111 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Mrs Hettie Williams, 'Willaura', Hammond Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1917
Discharge date25 July 1917
Other details

War service: embarked Melbourne, 20 October 1916; disembarked Sierra Leone, 16 December 1916; transferred to HT 'Benalla'; disembarked Devonport, England, 9 January 1917. Marched into 12th Training Bn, Codford, 11 January 1917.

Sick to hospital, 14 January 1917; admitted to Sutton Veny Military Hospital, 26 January 1917; marched into 12th Training Bn from hospital, 1 February 1917.

Admitted to Bethanl Green Hospital, 11 February 1917 (old injury: perineum); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 1 March 1917.

Sick to hospital, 13 March 1917; admitted to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, from Harefield, 15 March 1917.

Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Barambah', 8 April 1917; discharged Melbourne (medically unfit: incontinence of faeces), 25 July 1917.

Medal: British War Medal

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