William Charles RAYMENT


RAYMENT, William Charles

Service Number: 49
Enlisted: 29 June 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: First Class Air Mechanic
Last Unit: Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
Born: Jan Juc, Victoria, January 1892
Home Town: Surry Hills, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Surry Hills State School
Occupation: Hot water/Heating engineer
Died: Died of Illness (POW of Turkey - nephritis), Taurus, Turkey, 11 November 1916
Cemetery: Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery
Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Ballarat Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, Camberwell War Memorial, Surrey Hills WWI, The Shrine
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World War 1 Service

29 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 49, Melbourne, Victoria
21 Jul 1915: Promoted First Class Air Mechanic, Australian Flying Corps (AFC)
10 Aug 1915: Involvement First Class Air Mechanic, SN 49, Australian Flying Corps (AFC), Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
10 Aug 1915: Embarked SN 49, Australian Flying Corps (AFC), RMS Persia, Melbourne
11 Nov 1916: Involvement SN 49, Australian Flying Corps (AFC)

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

William Charles RAYMENT was born in Victoria in 1892

His parents were James RAYMENT & Harriet Frances RATTEN