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William James FINLAY

Regimental number18863
Place of birthNarrabri New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShearer
AddressGurley Siding, Narrabri, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, J Finlay, Gurley Siding, Narrabri, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentShoeing Smith
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 27
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 RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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