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William Russell HUNTER

Regimental number3062
Date of birth21 February 1898
Place of birthHendon, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, R.D. Hunter, Petrie, North Coast Line, Queensland
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Discharge date12 July 1919
Other details

War Service: France, Western Front

Served three years 124 days. Two years 34 days of which were spent abroad. Discharged in Brisbane, Queensland
Date of death23 January 1959 - Brisbane, Queensland
Age at death60

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