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William Ernest GREEN

Regimental number262
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationPainter
Address13 Union Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Joseph Green, Graham Street, Wonthaggi, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Signal Company
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 861 Corporal Joseph Henry GREEN, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 23 October 1918; 7236 Pte Alfred Lawrence GREEN, 21st Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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