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William HOSKINS

Regimental number5837
Place of birthNarrandera New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMultama via Cootamundra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, John Hoskins, Campbelltown, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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