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Regimental number859
Place of birthTocumwal, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, tocumwal, New South Wales, and State School, Pakenham, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSeymour Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, E J Wisewould, Jindivic PO, Jindivick, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateDied of disease
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Died of pneumonia.
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 119), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward Joseph and Elizabeth WISEWOULD
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1800 Pte Frank WISEWOULD, 46th Bn, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919; 984 Pte James WISEWOULD, 23rd Bn, died of wounds, 3 December 1915.

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