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William Robert Carnell

Service Number: 2295

Rank: Private

Unit: 42nd Australian Infantry Battalion

Service: Australian Army

Religion: Church of England

Occupation: Labourer

Address: Brisbane, Queensland

Marital status: Single

Age at embarkation: 34

Next of kin Brother, Pritchard Carnell, Maleny, Blackall Range, Queensland

Enlistment date: 11 February 1916

AWM Embarkation Roll number 23/59/2

Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916

Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Date of death: 31 July 1917

Place of death: Belgium

Cause of death: Killed in action

Age at death: 35

Place of association: Maleny, Australia

Cemetery or memorial details: Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery, Wulverghem, Flanders, Belgium

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army


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