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William Gordon ROSIE

Regimental number257
Place of birthJamestown South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressJamestown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinDonald Rosie, Jamestown, South Australia
Enlistment date23 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 78 Pte Sinclair Archibald ROSIE, 9th Light Horse Regiment, died of disease, 15 October 1916.
Date of death4 March 1959
Place of burialFreeling Cemetery

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