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William James PINKERTON

Regimental number5928
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTram conductor
Address7 Charles Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Francis Pinkerton, 7 Charles Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Date of death16 February 1960
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery

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