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Westley James Ethersey PUTLAND

Regimental number470
Place of birthGundagai New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBushman
Address638 Crown Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinJohn Putland, Mackville, North Coast, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 May 1915
Date of death18 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 47), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth PUTLAND, Bent Street, Macksville, New South Wales. Native of Gundagai, New South Wales

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