William Edward (Willy) REED


REED, William Edward

Service Number: 120
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 16th Infantry Battalion
Born: Jarrahdale, Western Australia, Australia, 1891
Home Town: Jarrahdale, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Millhand
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 8 August 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Jarrahdale Roll Of Honor WW1, Jarrahdale War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

22 Dec 1914: Involvement Private, SN 120, 16th Infantry Battalion
22 Dec 1914: Embarked Private, SN 120, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Melbourne
26 Apr 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 120, 16th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
20 May 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 16th Infantry Battalion
6 Aug 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 120, 16th Infantry Battalion, The Battle of Amiens

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