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William James Renaut GASCOYNE

Regimental number6809A
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShop assistant
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Castree, 52 Lilac Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date24 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on James Roe Lodge (MU) Roll of Honor ['Our Soldier Brethren'], RSL Museum, Bendigo, Victoria.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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