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Finney, William Henry (Captain)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 27 years

Enlistment Details: Monday, 25 October 1915 –

Service Number: Captain            view online service record

Princess Street
Kew, VIC

Next of Kin:
Mrs H Finney (wife)
Princess Street
Kew, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Tuesday, 16 November 1915
Ship: HMAT Port MacQuarie A39
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 2nd Divisional Ammunation Column

RTA: Wednesday, 4 June 1919
Discharged: Friday, 19 December 1919


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted July 10, 2017 12.17 pm 0Likes

    FINNEY—CLAY.— On the 6th November, 1915, at Holy Trinity, Doncaster, by Rev. C. Peterson, Captain William Henry Blackmore Finney, A.I.F., only son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Finney, Port Melbourne, to Gladys Hilda, fifth daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Clay, Doncaster. Present address, 37 Princess street, Kew.

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