William James KIELY

Regimental number785
Place of birthAllendale Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation overseer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinBrother, Thomas Kiely, 39 Upton Road, Windsor, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date28 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 November 1915