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William PINKERTON

Regimental number1902
Place of birthWollongong New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCanvasser
AddressAshford Street, Ashfield South, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maggie Pinkerton, Ashford Street, Ashfield South, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 25 April 1919
Date of death22 December 1953
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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