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William Thomas MERILESS

Regimental number1951
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressPeak Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Meriless, Boori Street, Peak Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 October 1977
Place of burialPeak Hill Cemetery, New South Wales

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