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William GIRTON

Regimental number1824
Place of birthKadina South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address44 Bucknall Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinFriend, Harry Watson, 56 Erskineville Road, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Imperial Camel Brigade
FateDied of wounds 9 November 1917
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row Q, Grave No. 69), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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