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Roy William WARD

Regimental number2479
Date of birth17 June 1894
Place of birthWillaston, South Australia
SchoolGawler Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Ward, Willaston, South Australia
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 May 1918
Discharge date21 September 1918
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, France, Belgium. Wounded, 12 June 1918; invalided to 12th General Hospital, thence to Australia. Discharged, September 1918, as medically unfit.

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