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William George MANNING

Regimental number2190
Place of birthHeathcote, Victoria
SchoolHeathcote State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address98 Victoria Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Alexander Richard Manning, 10 Crisp Avenue, East Brunswick, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHem Farm Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 21), Hem-Monacu, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander Richard and Louisa MANNING, 62 Victoria Street East, Brunswick, Victoria
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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