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William HOWLETT

Regimental number5111
Place of birthSmythesdale Vic
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressSmythesdale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Howlett, Smythesdale, Victoria
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 December 1946

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