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William CASSIDY

Regimental number6054
Place of birthScotland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressErnest Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Sarah Cassidy, Ernest Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Rose CASSIDY. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 November 1933
Age at death56
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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