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William ANTHONY

Regimental number22396
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFrench polisher
Address55 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Anthony, 55 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date26 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret Phillips ANTHONY
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 June 1941
Age at death76
Place of burialMelbourne Cemetery (Anglican Portion, Plot CC, Grave 1021), Victoria

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