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William HAMILTON

Regimental number3117
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFruit storeman
Address61 Smith Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hamilton, 61 Smith Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Trench Mortar Battery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 7 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Date of death3 October 1966
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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