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William Charles HEYWOOD

Regimental number5210
Place of birthAngledool New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
AddressMoree, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Joseph Heywood, Moree, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Section 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1398 Gunner Alfred Joseph HEYWOOD, 4th Division Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 8 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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