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William Ernest MAKIN

Regimental number2439
Place of birthKorumburra Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressKorumburra, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Makin, Korumburra, Victoria
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Date of death21 October 1974
Place of burialCarlton Cemetery

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