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Arthur Thomas RILEY

Regimental number2730
Place of birthAlbert Park, Victoria
SchoolElsternwick State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressElsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J Riley, 214 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 May 1918
Place of death or woundingAllonville, France
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialAllonville Communal Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
74
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary RILEY, 214 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Victoria. Native of Albert Park, Victoria
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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