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William Henry MUNROE

Regimental number522
Place of birthIreland
SchoolIrish National School, Ireland
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStockman
Address58O Argent Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, Alexander Munroe, Magherafelt, Londonderry, Ireland
Previous military serviceServed in the Geasgon Volunteers.
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name10th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 12), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Margaret MUNRO, Rainey Street, Magherafelt, Co. Derry, Ireland

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