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William James RUSSELL

Regimental number6334
Place of birthWatchem Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNandaly, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Russell, Nandaly, Victoria
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 May 1983

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