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William CLEARY

Regimental number19718
Place of birthRichmond, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarrier
Address17 Grey Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinBrother, J Cleary, 17 Grey Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Date of death19 September 1945
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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