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William Alexander BADENOCH

Regimental number2344
Date of birth5 September 1897
Place of birthBridgewater, South Australia
AddressBridgewater, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.2
Height5' 4"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Carry Badenock, Bridgewater, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 November 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Signal Troop
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Discharge date16 September 1919
Other details

War service:

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Madras', 28 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 16 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No S39382.
SourcesNAA: B884, BADENOCH William Alexander

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