William JEFFREY

Birthplace
Scotland
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Bootmaker
Enlisted
20-November-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
36
Status
Married
Service No
3114
Rank
Private
Unit
25th Battalion, 7th Reinforcements
Embarked
30-December-1915
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
20-April-1916
Place
Armentieres, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Rue-du-Bacquerot Graveyard, Laventie, France
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and Toowoomba Railway Honour Board.

 

William Jeffrey arrived in France on 3 April 1916 where he was transferred to the 9th Battalion. Fifteen days after joining his new unit he was killed in action near Armentieres.

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