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William Steven FLANNER

Regimental number1774
Place of birthNathalia, Victoria
Other NamesWilliam Samuel
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height6' 0"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Flanner, Nathalia, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 December 1914
Place of enlistmentNathalia, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 29 March 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1915
Discharge date17 February 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked Melbourne, 20 March 1915.

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ulysses', 3 September 1915; disembarked Melbourne, 30 September 1915; discharged (medically unfit: disability to knee), Melbourne, 17 February 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 November 1970
Age at death82
Place of burialStreatham Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, FLANNER William Steven

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