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Wilfred O'Neill KNEESHAW

Regimental number7066
Date of birth17 June 1890
Place of birthBerrima, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBeecroft, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W A Kneeshaw, Copeland Road, Beecroft, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Discharge date29 November 1919
Date of death20 April 1966
Place of burialCremated at Woronora Cemetery Crematorium, New South Wales

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