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William Vincent John ORR

Regimental number3248
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressElsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W J Orr, 21 Edward Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date15 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 20 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Signal Squadron Australian Mounted Division
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919

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