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William Henry ISLE

Regimental number2909
Place of birthVictoria
SchoolState School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressToogoolawah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Isle, East Butterwick, Doncaster, England
Enlistment date5 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 July 1917
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 222), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Chrles and Harriet ISLE, Linten House, Balne, Snaith, Yorks, England. Native of Hurst Courtney, Yorks
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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