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William Wright CROSS

Regimental number6245
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationAsylum warder
AddressHigh Street Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, W Cross, High Street, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date10 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 December 1925
Place of burialArarat Cemetery, Victoria

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