PrivateJAMIESON, WILLIAM ALEXANDER

Service Number 2144

Died 19/07/1916

Aged 19

31st Bn.
Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Son of Duncan and Agnes Jamieson, of Scunpon St., Tumut, New South Wales. Born at Junee, New South Wales.

NB.

This casualty is currently commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial. The headstone on the grave is presently marked to that of an Unknown Australian Soldier and will be changed shortly.

Inscription

I SLEEP AS IN CHILDHOOD UNTROUBLED WHERE I LIE SONG AND SUN SURROUND ME ABOVE, A VAULTED SKY

Buried at FROMELLES (PHEASANT WOOD) MILITARY CEMETERY

Location: Nord, France
Number of casualties: 154

Cemetery/memorial reference: IV. E. 7.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.