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William John FORBY

Regimental number2312
Place of birthGawler South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressMount Lofty, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Emily Forby, Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date8 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 26 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919

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