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William MILLER

Regimental number6108
Place of birthCroydon, Queensland
Place of birthCroydon, North Queensland
SchoolCroydon State School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressDondeta State, S
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Miller, Vulture Street, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 August 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row O, Grave No. 24), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Margaret MILLER, Princhester, South Brisbane
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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