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William OATES

Regimental number1665
Place of birthRichmond England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse trainer
Address7 Fowler Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinFriend, Annie Holmes, 7 Fowler Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentTPR
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Squadron 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Remount Unit
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Date of death13 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Camperdown, Sydney

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