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Heffernan, William Benedict

** 1872 Trooper 10th Light Horse Regiment.

Born at Perth, WA, RC.  Enlisted 12 October 1915 age 22, jockey.  Nok sister-in-law, Mrs N. Heffernan of 328 Mandurah Road, South Fremantle.  Embarked at Fremantle 17 January 1916 per A30 Borda.  Served in Egypt/Sinai/Palestine 1916-1919 and about May 1917 he was wounded by a bomb blast in the Sinai Peninsula.  RTA July 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM.  Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.