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William Alfred FORSYTHE

ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationArea officer
AddressYuba, 153 New Canterbury Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Tess Forsythe, Yuba, 153 New Canterbury Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name13th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1916
Discharge date22 September 1916
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 24 June 1916; disembarked Sydney, 8 August 1916; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 22 September 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 November 1938
Place of burialWest Wyalong Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FORSYTHE William Alfred

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