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William Arthur McAULIFFE

Regimental number1705
Place of birthDubbo New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCarrington Avenue, Dubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William McAuliffe, Carrington Avenue, Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot VII, Row F, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Alice MCAULIFFE. Native of Dubbo, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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