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Victor William Arthur CHINNERY

Regimental number5000
Place of birthTarago New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressTarago via Goulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinGrandparent, J Chinnery, Mount Pleasant, Tarago, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in St Stephen's Anglican Church, Major's Creek, New South Wales. Roll of Intercession in the church reads: 'The Prayers of Parishioners are asked for the following Soldiers who are serving their God, King, and Country in the World War against Germany's Aggression, Tyranny, and Frightfulness.'
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 February 1969
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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