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Wilbert Thomas CLEARY

Regimental number501
Place of birthNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
Address227 Barkly Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ellen Cleary, 227 Barkly Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date2 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 10, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Francis and Emma Frances CLEARY
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 August 1930
Age at death38
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria

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