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William ASTLEY

Regimental number2642
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
AddressKingston PO, Kingston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Astley, Kingston PO, Kingston, Victoria
Enlistment date4 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 2 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 82 Pte Thomas ASTLEY, Australian Army Veterinary Corps, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.

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