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William Arthur MERRIKIN

Regimental number6136
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressGlenesslin, Blackheath, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Kerrikin, Glenesslin, Blackheath, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918

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