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William Alexander RUSSELL

Regimental number10650
Place of birthLeichhardt New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressHampden Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Russell, Hampden Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Previous military service39th Infantry
Enlistment date5 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit name3rd Divisional Train, 24 Company Army Service Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 30 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 21025 Driver Henry John RUSSELL, 1st Wireless Signal Squadron, returned to Australia, 22 March 1919.

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