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William OLIPHANT

Regimental number4175
Place of birthPort Melbourne Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address30 Kelso Street, Richmond South, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Tate, 30 Kelso Street, Richmond South, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date16 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 December 1916
Date of death25 December 1916
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot VI, Row G, Grave No. 8), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
102
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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