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Arthur Edward WHEATLEY

Regimental number2037
Place of birthGrafton, New South Wales
SchoolGrafton Public School, New South Wales
Addressc/o Mrs Mary Long, Oliver Street, Grafton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Isabella Bowles c/o Mr Richard Long, Oliver Street, Grafton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 April 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death21
Place of burialMerville Communal Cemetery (Plot VI, Row P, Grave 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Isabella May Bowles.

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