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William Hart ROOM

Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionProtestant
OccupationWarehouseman
AddressInvermay Road, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs AliceL Room, Invermay Road, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name12th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Launceston, Tasmania.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 May 1980
Age at death96

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