William (Bill) MACREADIE

MACREADIE, William

Service Number: 612
Enlisted: 7 February 1916, Sale, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Machine Gun Battalion
Born: Gormandale, Victoria, 29 March 1885
Home Town: Willung, Wellington, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Locomotive Engine Driver
Died: Natural causes (heart failure), Traralgon, Victoria, 24 January 1966, aged 80 years
Cemetery: Rosedale Cemetery, Victoria
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

7 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 612, 38th Infantry Battalion, Sale, Victoria
20 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 612, 38th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Runic, Melbourne
20 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 612, 38th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
28 May 1917: Wounded GSW (right arm and side)
28 Oct 1917: Transferred 21st Machine Gun Company
28 Jul 1918: Wounded "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front", 2nd occasion - GSW (left wrist)
13 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 612, 1st Machine Gun Battalion

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