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Vivian Wilfred STRAFORD

Regimental number5797
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address1309 Dana Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Straford, 221 Errard Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date23 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 May 1971

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