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Wilfred Roy BULL

Regimental number4742
Place of birthYorke Peninsula, South Australia
SchoolOaklands State Public School, Yorketown, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressArthurton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.6
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Bull, Arthurton, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil (Exempt Area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Family/military connectionsCousins (1st): Pte John THOMPSON, killed in action, France; Pte Frank THOMPSON, killed in action, France; Sergeant Major Harold H THOMPSON, returned to Australia.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, France, 4 September 1916 (shrapnel wound, right knee, left hand: severe).

Killed in action, 25 April 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BULL Wilfred Roy

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