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Haviland Vance WARD

Regimental number15717
Place of birthEverton Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCarboor via Wangaratta, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, J Ward, Carboor via Wangaratta, Victoria
Enlistment date26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 21, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/131/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row G, Grave 1a), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ellen WARD
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1923 Lance Corporal Grenville WARD, 37th Bn, killed in action, 8 June 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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