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William HUMPHREYS

Regimental number2680
Place of birthNortham, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Humphreys, Woodbridge Terrace, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Volunteers.
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Ambulance
FateDied of disease 23 January 1917
Place of death or woundingTidworth, England
Age at death47.11
Age at death from cemetery records47
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 45), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Matthew and Bridget HUMPHREYS; husband of Mary HUMPHREY7S, Midland Junction, Western Australia

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