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William Francis CASSIDY

Regimental number765
Place of birthMt Gambier, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressApsley PO, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Cassidy, Apsley PO, Victoria
Enlistment date26 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1916
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialEdenhope Cemetery, Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
109
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death27 October 1919

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