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William Anthony CILENTO

Regimental number7219
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLabourer
AddressAlberton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, S Cilento, Port Road, Alberton, South Australia
Enlistment date31 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 14 August 1918

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 1124 Pte Ernest Raphael CILENTO, Australian Army Medical Corps, returned to Australia, 23 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 November 1961
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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