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William Galbraith LIVESEY

Regimental number15565
Place of birthWalton, Lancashire, England
SchoolAll Saints High School, Walton, Lancashire, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
Address18 Dalty Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMrs E Livesey, 18 Dalty Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 29 April 1918
Age at death26
Place of burialCaestre Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Hannah LIVESEY; Wife: Elizabeth LIVESEY, 20 Clifford Street, Mosman, New South Wales. Native of Higher Walton, Lancs., England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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