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Wesley Edgar OAKES

Regimental number333
Date of birth--/09/1890
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTailor's cutter
AddressMaitland Road, Singleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Oakes, Maitland Road, Singleton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAGA
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name30th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF30
Promotion date: 2 August 1916

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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