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William Robert Maurice TREBLE

Regimental number2908
Place of birthBromley, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGardener
AddressBromley PO, Bromley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 7"
Weight128 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bessie Treble, Bromley PO, Bromley, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in the Senior Cadets; 2 years in the Citizen Military Forces: still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date19 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 October 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Discharge date14 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Melbourne, 16 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 February 1917.

Proceeded overseas to France, 20 August 1917.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kildonian Castle', 24 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 14 June 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, TREBLE William Robert Maurice

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