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William Henry WEBB

Regimental number2659
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationButcher
AddressLaunceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabel Webb, Balaclava Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military service92nd Infantry
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 December 1917
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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