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William Watson ONLEY

Regimental number1077
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address28 Field Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs K Onley, 28 Field Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date24 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll55873
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Date of death8 April 1959
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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