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William LAYTON

Regimental number1765
Place of birthHalesowen England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
AddressWhite Hill, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Layton, White Hill, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 September 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 April 1975

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