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William Martin RIES

Regimental number5096
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Mrs. Laura Ayres, 82 King's Road, Canton, Cardiff, South Wales
Enlistment date29 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 August 1918
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
134
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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