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William John Henry BANKS

Regimental number6944A
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressHawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 6"
Weight148.5 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Banks, 44 Capel Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military service5th R Engineers
Enlistment date25 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
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
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6944
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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