William John QUINE

QUINE, William John

Service Number: 3438
Enlisted: 18 August 1915, Enlisted at Perth, WA
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 6th Field Company Engineers
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 1879
Home Town: Subiaco, Nedlands, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Boilermaker
Died: Died of wounds - multiple, 3rd Casualty Clearing Station, France, 10 April 1918
Cemetery: Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension
Plot 11, Row K, Grave 17. Reverend R. Holme officiated
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Subiaco Fallen Soldiers Memorial, West Subiaco Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

18 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3438, 6th Field Company Engineers, Enlisted at Perth, WA
16 Sep 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Sapper, 6th Field Company Engineers
24 Nov 1915: Involvement Sapper, 3438, 6th Field Company Engineers, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '5' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Ceramic embarkation_ship_number: A40 public_note: ''
24 Nov 1915: Embarked Sapper, 3438, 6th Field Company Engineers, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of John James Quine and Elizabeth L. Quine nee Carbis of Ballarat, Victoria.

Next of kin given as his brother Robert Crellin Quine of Evans Street, Sans Souci, Sydney, NSW. Robert returned to Australia on 18 October 1916 having served with the 2nd Remount Unit and Francis Grey Quine who returned to Australia on 8 March 1916 having served with the 4th Battalion

Husband of Mary Agnes Conway formerly Quine nee Mitchell of Rankin Road, West Subiaco, WA. William and Mary married during 1911c in Victoria

9 April 1918 - multiple wounds. Transferred to the 3rd  Casualty Clearing Station

Medals: 1914-1915nStar, British War Medal, Victory Medal