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Wesley William DEWAR

Regimental number6321
Place of birthNatimuk, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressNatimuk, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James Dewar, Natimuk, Victoria
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 October 1917
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Natimuk, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: 1965 Pte Alvan William PASFIELD, 43rd Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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