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Herbert WILCE

Regimental number905
Place of birthManchester England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, Mr A Wilce, Garden Road, Meadow Nottingham, England
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 919 Company Quartermaster Sergeant William Henry WILCE, 1st Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 August 1974
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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