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William Henry SPRY

Regimental number2710
Place of birthYork Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
Address10 Cook Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, H E Spry, 10 Cook Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1917
Date of death17 May 1964
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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