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Lance Corporal William John Geary

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Given name
Family name
Service number
First World War, 1914–18
Additional information
Last held rank
Lance Corporal
Unit at embarkation
35th Battalion
Australian Army - First Australian Imperial Force (1st AIF)
Veteran Notes/Bio

Born in Queensland.
Address and address of nexk of kin (sister) given as Young Wallsend.
Enlistment date 8 January 1916.
Served in France.
Wounded in action with gunshot wound to right side of face and left leg on 12 January 1917. Suffered from trench fever 2 May 1918.
Returned to Australia 11 May 1919 and discharged 12 August 1919. Died 1959. Medals and discharged certificate returned to Base Records AMF Melbourne 6 October 1959.
Brother of C H Geary service number 440, G E Geary service number 790, and T E Geary service number 4428.

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