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William James BALDOCK

Regimental number800
Date of birth13 March 1889
Place of birthForbes, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSolicitor
AddressCamp Hill, Forbes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, A J Baldock, Camp Hill, Forbes, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCOM
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd Battalion
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd Battalion
Promotion date: 20 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Wounded in action (shell shock), 25 July 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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