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Albert Arthur OLLEY

Regimental number3448
Place of birthRichmond N/A
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressAscot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs F C Olley, 8 Newsom Street, Ascot Vale, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 5), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
179
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Frances Charlotte OLLEY, 411 Victoria Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2509 Lance Corporal Charles Frederick OLLEY, 6th Corps Troop Motor Transport Company, returned to Australia, 19 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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