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William FURNESS

Regimental number6092
Place of birthAlexandria New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlubmer
Address156 McPherson Street, Bronte, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Furness, 156 McPherson Street, Bronte, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Date of death10 April 1962
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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