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William Henry CARLYON

Regimental number3455
Place of birthMaryborough, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationMiner
AddressMaryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Carlyon, Railway Street, South Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Trench Mortar Battery
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 26 July 1915 - 11 Rfcts, 5 Bn. TOS 5 Bn. 11 February, 1916. Transferred to 59 Bn. 3 November 1916. Rejoined 5 Bn 1 December 1916.
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death26
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row J, Grave No 12), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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