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William George FERRIE

Regimental number5252
Place of birthNorth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPrinter
Address8 Station Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Ferrie, 100 Paisley Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date30 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Date of death25 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
50
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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