Sandye Willie, #Q23125

Indigenous Australian, Sandye WILLIE, Depot Company.


Indigenous Australian, Sandye WILLIE, Depot Company.

When Sandye Willie was medically examined he was found to be outside the physical requirements for enlistment.

In 1918 the standards were 18–45 years, height of 5ft and chest measurement of 34 inches.

Sandye Willie was 23 years, 5ft 4ins high and had a chest measurement of 32 inches, he was medically discharged due to 'poor physique'.

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Marg Powell & Des Crump

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