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William Harold LILLY

Regimental number62
Date of birth--/10/1890
ReligionRoman Catholic
Addressc/o R Harper and Co, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William T Lilly, c/o R Harper and Co, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board TRANSPORT A47 Mashobra on 17 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: FLY MG Sqn 3
Promotion date: 7 August 1917


Unit: FLY MG Sqn 1
Promotion date: 7 November 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30746, 14 June 1918; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173, 7 November 1918.
Recommendation date: Refers 8 November 1917

FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919

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