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William DRURY

Regimental number18450
Place of birthPontypridd Wales
SchoolGrammar School, Staffordshire, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBushman
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W Drury, Fleet Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Enlistment date17 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 25
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 9 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death25
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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