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William Dean WINDLEY

Regimental number6477
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBiograph operator
Address7 Wynyard Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Fred H Windley, 7 Wynyard Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date3 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 6472 Pte Edwin Ernest WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 7 July 1919; 6905 Pte Richard Ely WINDLEY, 23rd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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