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William AUCHINACHIE

Regimental number33
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCabinetmaker
Address569 Nicholson Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs E A Auchinachie, 569 Nicholson Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the 60th Infantry AMF.
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death9 May 1915
Age at death21
Place of burialSkew Bridge Cemetery (Special Memorial A.1), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
49
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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