William Limond

First Name: 
William
Last Name: 
Limond
Mother's Name: 
Ruth Limond nee Wilson
Father's Name: 
Quinton Limond
Date Enlisted: 
Thursday, July 29, 1915
Rank at Enlistment: 
Private
Rank at Discharge: 
Corporal
Unit: 
Artillery
Company: 
106th Battery
Service: 
Artillery
Awards: 
1914/1915 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Place of Death: 
Wyong, N.S.W.
Details: 

William Limond (Service No 3340) was born in Ayr, Scotland, around 1884.

At enlistment he was 31 years old and single. William worked as a farmer and was employed by T W Lindsay, Kembla Park, Unanderra, N.S.W.

William embarked on HMAT A14 Euripides, with the 2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement, on 2nd November 1915. He disembarked in Egypt and was transferred to the 6th Field Artillery Brigade, on 26th March 1916. He then went to France, arriving on 25th June 1916, and saw service with the Artillery, on the Western Front. On 7th February 1919, William was promoted to Corporal. He returned to Australia in May 1919 and was discharged.

William died in Wyong, N.S.W., in 1964.

Sources: 
NAA: B2455, LIMOND WILLIAM

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