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Joseph RILEY

Regimental number1823
Place of birthDalton In Turness England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressGympie, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Riley, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date19 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 17 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll69th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 October 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row G, Grave No. 8A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108
Other details

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

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