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William John CASEY

Regimental number1643
Place of birthBute, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBute, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Norah Casey, Bute, South Australia
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Hanorah CASEY
Family/military connectionsBrother: 55812 Pte John Sarsfield CASEY, 43rd Bn, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 March 1924
Age at death34
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (6 West 15), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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