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William Andrew Robert JEFFERS

Regimental number2891
Place of birthCamperdown Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSouth Purrumbete, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Jonas Jeffers, South Purrumbete, Victoria
Enlistment date29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Date of death21 May 1956
Place of burialRushworth Cemetery

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