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William Robert CLELAND

Regimental number7109
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGlass moulder
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs 0 B Cleland, 124 Sydney Road, Coburg, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 September 1917
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death34
Age at death from cemetery records34
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
43
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James andJanet CLELAND, husband of Olive B. CLELAND, 124 Sydney Road, Coburg, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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