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William Clege ANDREWS

Regimental number2567
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStoreman
AddressMaylands, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Andrews, Wellington Road, Maylands, South Australia
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

MSM


Recommendation date: 28 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


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

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 September 1968

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