The AIF Project

William Ancill ROTTON

Regimental number4078
Place of birthPicton New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinHenry Rotton, Lane Cove Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 March 1935

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