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William John REAY

Regimental number1032
Place of birthCollingwood Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWireworker
AddressCecil Street, Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinGeorge A Reay, Cecil Street, Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 September 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
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1915
Date of death19 October 1928
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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