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William John Moore REILLY

Regimental number3259
Place of birthBurke New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
AddressNormanton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinStep-Sister, Mrs Mary Ellen Moore, Cloncurry, Queensland
Enlistment date23 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
FateKilled in Action 12 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot IV, Row , Grave No. 8), Saiully-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
151
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Son of Tilly FIELDS (formerly REILLY), and the late Edward REILLY. Native of Bourke, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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