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William Alfred Molesworth JEFFERY

Regimental number2349
Place of birthAvenel Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrazier
AddressAnderson Street, Avenel, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Molesworth Jeffery, Avenel, Victoria
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsWounded at Messines Ridge, Belgium resulting in the loss of his left arm
Date of death3 December 1960

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