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Willie CHEESMAN

Regimental number1803
Place of birthBarkly, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
AddressBarkly, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, John Cheesman, Barkly, Victoria
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 January 1951
Age at death67
Place of burialBarkly Cemetery, Victoria

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