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William Henry CORRIE

Regimental number1526
Place of birthNorth Melbourne Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHorse-driver
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Margaret Ellen Corrie, corner of Victoria Street And Munster Terrace, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date10 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 3), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Annie CORRIE; husband of Margaret Ellen CORRIE, 31 Eveline Street, Brunswick, Victoria. Native of Melbourne
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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