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William Alfred PRIDE

Regimental number342
Place of birthDucton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmiths striker
AddressNinth Avenue, Maylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMr R A Pride, Reading Road, Shiplake, Henley on Thames, England
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name11th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29354 (5 November 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 1

FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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