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William BUSHBY

Regimental number7613
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressVictoria Barracks, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs D M Bushby, c/o Ward House, Smith Street, Daylesford, Victoria
Enlistment date23 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentWarrant Officer (Class I)
Unit name1st Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 April 1967
Place of burialKew Cemetery

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