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William John NORWOOD

Regimental number3451
Place of birthSorrento Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBaker
AddressMoonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William George Norwood, 7 Reeve Street, Clifton Hill, Victoria
Previous military service64th Infantry
Enlistment date29 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 January 1962
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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