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William Edgar TYRES

Regimental number1562
Place of birthDandenong Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressChapel Road, Keysborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJohn Tyres, Keysborough, Victoria
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentBatman
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Date of death1 December 1946
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery

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