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William INNES

Regimental number2158
Place of birthHerifordshire, England
SchoolElementary School
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionPres
OccupationBushman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWilliam Innes, 7 Fergustie Buildings, Paisley, Scotland
Enlistment date19/4/15
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Place of death or woundingPozi?res, France
Date of death8 August 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 47), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
29
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Margaret INNES, Ferguslie Buildings, 73 Maxwellton Road, Paisley, Scotland

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