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William Alfred BAPTIE

Regimental number816
Place of birthFoster, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinBrother, Robert Graham Baptie, 691 Brunswick Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 29 January 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Date of death5 August 1959
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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