William Dalston Attneave

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Attneave, Private William Dalston no.4727

Australian Army Ordnance Corps, formerly 13th Battalion, 14th Reinforcements.

“Dalston” Comer of Clissold Pde and Shakespeare Street, Campsie.

Clerk Born 1886, son of Christopher & Annie Attneave Manied Gladys E. Blanksby 1915.

Enlisted 22/11/1915 aged 29.


Church of England. Next of kin: wife, Mrs G. Attneave, “Strathmore” Unara Street, Campsie.

Returned to Australia 11/5/1919.

Lived at "Craigard" Fairmount Street, Lakemba, after the war.

Roll of Honour, Canterbury District.

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.


An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.


Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002