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William Arthur WOLSTENHOLME

Regimental number5715
Place of birthCarlton Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWaiter
Address579 Station Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jean M Wolstenholme, 579 Station Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date6 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 October 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row K, Grave No. 6), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
95
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Margaret WOLSTENHOLME
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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