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William Henry DAY

Regimental number2911
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGeneral labourer
AddressEchunga, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinSister, Miss Florrie Day, Echunga, South Australia
Enlistment date18 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block R, Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 8), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Brother of Mrs Florence DAHL, Ambleside, South Australia. Native of Echunga, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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