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William Eric NEWMAN

Regimental number8983
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressCannon Hill, Cleveland Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Palmer, Cannon Hill, Cleveland Line, Queensland
Enlistment date18 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 15 April 1918
Date of death21 October 1965
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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