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Hewitt Oliver WHEELER

Regimental number2307
Place of birthDartford England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWarehouseman
Addressc/o Mrs Gardiner, Orandell, Guildford Road, Mount Lawley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, Ernest Bostock Wheeler, Down House, Sidcup, Kent, England
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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