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William Norman CONNELLY

Regimental number1589
Place of birthForbes New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHotel manager
AddressEnfield Hotel, Liverpool Road, Enfield, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs D V Connelly, 11 Sloane Street, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5790 Lance Corporal Hilton Howard CONNELLY, 20th Bn, died of wounds, 22 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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