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William Osborne PURDY

Regimental number16189
Place of birthDandenong Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTeacher
AddressDandenong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W Purdy, Melbourne Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNovember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Date of death28 April 1927
Place of burialDandenong Cemetery

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