Wesley James Ethersey PUTLAND

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PUTLAND, Wesley James Ethersey

Service Number: 470
Enlisted: 27 August 1914, Sydney
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Gundagai. New South Wales, Australia , 22 March 1891
Home Town: Macksville, Nambucca Shire, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Bushman
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 18 May 1915, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Gallipoli
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Haymarket NSW Government Railway and Tramway Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

27 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 470, 1st Infantry Battalion, Sydney
18 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 470, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
18 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 470, 1st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Sydney
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 470, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
18 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 470, 1st Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was 24 and a son of John and Elizabeth Putland, of Bent St., Macksville, New South Wales. Native of Gundagai, New South Wales.

His brother rests in the same cemetery-he died the following day.