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Arthur Robert WILSON

Regimental number3289
Place of birthSpalding, Lincolnshire, England
Place of birthSpalding, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
Address20 Neutral Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs E H Wilson, 20 Neutral Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot I, Row P, Grave No. 11A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Lilian WILSON; Wife: Elma H. WILSON, 87 Oarley Road, Manly, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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