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William John MORRISON

Regimental number1099
Place of birthRosehearty, Scotland
OccupationMechanical engineer and dairy expert
Address7 Alma Road, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence Edith Morrison, 7 Alma Road, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date31 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4511
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 18 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 86), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jessie Davidson MORRISON; husband of F.E. MORRISON, 2 Somerset Street, St. Kilda, Victoria
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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