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Stephens W I   Pte  2927

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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Wilmot Ira Stephens, in Record of war service of bank

and staff 1914-1919.


Stephens W I   Pte  2927    Wilmot Ira                 5 Inf Bn    26    Bank clerk    Single    Pres        

Address:    Moonee Ponds, Maribyrnong Rd, “Monwai”    

Next of Kin:    Stephens, W I, father, “Monwai”, Maribyrnong Rd, Moonee Ponds    

Enlisted:    2 Jul 1915        

Embarked:     A16 Star of Victoria 10 Sep 1915    


Stephens  W I     Cpl    60340    Wilmot Ira      31st Reinforcements, Wellington Inf Rgt       Bank clerk 

Next of Kin:  Stephens, William (sic) Ira, father, "Monawai", Maribyrnong Rd, Moonee Ponds 

Embarked: Tahiti  16 Nov 1917



Mentioned in this publication:

Record of war service of bank and staff 1914-1919


Mr. Wilmot Ira Stephens, who left Melbourne as sergeant  in 9th Reinforcements of 5th Battalion, has been promoted  to the rank of lieutenant. He is the only son of Mr. W. Ira Stephens, editor of the "Victoria Government Gazette" and of Monowai, Maribyrnong road, Moonee Ponds.
Prior to enlisting, Lieutenant Stephens was on the relieving  staff of the Colonial Bank.

16 May 1916   http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2106794  


Intimation has been received by Mr. W. I. Stephens, "Monowai," Maribyrnong road, Moonee Ponds, that his son, Wilmot Ira Stephens, of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, late lieut. A.I.F., was admitted to hospital, United Kingdom, on 29th August, suffering from gunshot wound.


ROLL OF HONOR. (1918, October 3). The Essendon Gazette and Keilor, Bulla and Broadmeadows Reporter (Moonee Ponds, Vic. : 1914 - 1918), p. 3 Edition: Morning. Retrieved August 28, 2012, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article74607253



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