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William DAY

Regimental number1672
Place of birthBeaudesert Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBeaudesert, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Day, Beaudesert, Queensland
Enlistment date26 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 October 1978

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