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William Edward FORD

Regimental number4117
Place of birthKadina South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse-driver
AddressHenley Beach Road, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Cordilla Ellen Ford, Henley Beach Road, Mile End, South Australia
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 September 1945
Age at death65
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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