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William POOLE

Regimental number*5
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarrier
AddressBalaclava Road, Eastwood, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFriend, J White, Eastwood, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Transport)
Unit name1st Field Ambulance, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 17 November 1918
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

EGWF

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

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