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William Armour SEARLE

Regimental number4787
Place of birthWilliamstown, Victoria
SchoolState School no. 1183, Williamstown, Vcitroia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressArthurs Creek, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Peter Searle, Arthurs Creek, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Elizabeth SEARLE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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