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Purnell, William George (60987)

Place of Birth: Prahran, VIC Age: 40 years Enlistment Details: Saturday, 1 June 1918 - Port Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 60987            view online service record Address: c/o Mrs Conley, 99 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Esther Evelyn Purnell (daughter) c/o Miss Sutherland's Home Diamond Creek, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Saturday, 31 August 1918 Ship: HMAT Barambah A37 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 9th (Vic) Reinforcements Fate: RTA: Tuesday, 19 August…

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Richards, William (725)

Place of Birth: Liverpool, England Age: 39 years 2 months Enlistment Details: Tuesday, 3 April 1917 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 725            view online service record Address: 17 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Mary Richards (mother) Seaforth Bootle, Liverpool, England Embarkation Details: Date: Thursday, 21 June 1917 Ship: HMAT Suevic A29 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 6th Machine Gun Company - 13th Reinforcements Fate: Discharged: Wednesday, 24 September 1919 Discharged in…

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Rickards, John Henry (2289)

Place of Birth: Bendigo, VIC Age: 34 years 7 months Enlistment Details: Tuesday, 8 September 1914 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 2289            view online service record Address: 71 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Dora G Rickards (wife) 71 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Tuesday, 20 October 1914 Ship: HMAT Armadale A26 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 1st Australian Reserve Park Fate: RTA: Tuesday, 24 September 1918 Discharged: Friday,…

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Robison, Martin (3391)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC Age: 34 years 4 months Enlistment Details: Saturday, 3 July 1915 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 3391            view online service record Address: 202 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Margaret S Robison (wife) 202 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Monday, 11 October 1915 Ship: HMAT Nestor A71 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion - 11th Reinforcements Fate: RTA: Monday, 15…

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Sheridan, John (1998)

Place of Birth: North Melbourne, VIC Age: 21 years 7 months Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 22 March 1916 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 1998           view online service record Address: unknown Next of Kin: Agnes Byng (mother) 132 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Saturday, 8 July 1916 Ship: HMAT Ajana A31 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 57th Infantry Battalion - 3rd Reinforcements Fate: RTA: Sunday, 22 December 1918 Discharged: Tuesday, 27 January 1920 Brother:…

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Sheridan, Walter (914)

Place of Birth: North Melbourne, VIC Age: 23 years 8 months Enlistment Details: Saturday, 5 September 1914 - Roseberry Park, NSW Service Number: 914            view online service record Address: 132 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Agnes Sheridan (mother) 132 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Tuesday, 22 December 1914 Ship: HMAT Ulysses A38 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion Fate: KIA: Friday, 27 August 1915 Place: Gallipoli…

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Sykes, Luke (756)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC Age: 22 years Enlistment Details: Tuesday, 6 July 1915 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 756            view online service record Address: 193 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Peter William Sykes (father) 193 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Tuesday, 9 November 1915 Ship: HMAT Wandilla A62 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 31st Infantry Battalion Fate: RTA: Thursday, 8 May 1919 Discharged: Saturday, 13 September…

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Symons, Samuel (Depot)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC Age: 26 years 2 months Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 4 August 1915 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: Depot            view online service record Address: 73 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Thomas Symons (father) 73 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: DNE Fate: Discharged: Monday, 31 January 1916 Listed as East Street but should be Heath Street (Sands & McDougall Directory, 1915)

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Vorherr, Peter Augustus (272)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC Age: 20 years Enlistment Details: Thursday, 15 October 1914 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 272            view online service record Address: 15 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Mrs Annie Vorherr (mother) 15 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Embarkation Details: Date: Tuesday, 22 December 1914 Ship: HMAT Borda A30 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: Army Veterinary Corps - 2nd Veterinary Section Fate: RTA: Tuesday, 3 December…

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Walton, Josiah (689)

Place of Birth: Walton-in-Furness, England Age: 33 years 3 months Enlistment Details: Tuesday, 6 June 1916 - Melbourne, VIC Service Number: 689            view online service record Address: 144 Heath Street Port Melbourne, VIC Next of Kin: Eleanor Walton (mother) 34 Waterloo Road Middlesborough, England Embarkation Details: Date: Wednesday, 25 October 1916 Ship: HMAT Ulysses A38 Port: Melbourne, VIC Unit: 2nd Australian Flying Squadron - B Flight Fate: RTA: Tuesday, 6 May 1919 Discharged:…

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