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William Percy WOODING

Regimental number19697
Place of birthJeparit, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLinga, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21.1
Height5' 7"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Wooding, Ouyen, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Place of enlistmentOuyen, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date14 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board Ht 'Zealandic', 11 May 1919; disembarked, Melbourne, 28 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 14 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 April 1967
Age at death72
Place of burialLoxton Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WOODING William Percy

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