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William Douglas Lorraine ARMSTRONG

Regimental number4276
Place of birthCunnamulla, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressMerelene, Mortlake, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 8.5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Armstrong, Merelene, Mortlake, Victoria
Enlistment date10 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 May 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 2459 William Douglas Lorraine ARMSTRONG for first period of service.
Date of death16 September 1967
Place of burialSpringvale Botanical Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, ARMSTRONG William Douglas Lorraine

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