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William Hamilton PATERSON

Regimental number375
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBootmaker
Address17 Tate Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Paterson, 17 Tate Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 February 1917
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 13), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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