William Willis DRYSDALE

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DRYSDALE, William Willis

Service Number: 88
Enlisted: 18 August 1914, Melbourne
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Field Ambulance
Born: Port Melbourne, Victoria, 1886
Home Town: Port Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: North Street State School
Occupation: Driver
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli HS Sudan (at sea), 21 May 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Buried at Sea
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Haileybury College HB, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

18 Aug 1914: Enlisted Australian Army, Private, SN 88, 2nd Field Ambulance, Melbourne
19 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 88, 2nd Field Ambulance, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 88, 2nd Field Ambulance, HMAT Wiltshire, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

William Willis DRYSDALE was born in Port Melbourne in 1886

His parents were William Willis DRYSDALE & Ann Jane DONNELLY