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Edward Roy ONLEY

Regimental number8202
Place of birthFlynn, Victoria
SchoolState School, Flynn, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway clerk
AddressFlynn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, A J Onley, Flynn, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 18 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred James and Lilian ONLEY, Flynn, Gippsland, Victoria
Other details

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

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