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William BONAR

Regimental number8768
Place of birthDurham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway shunter
AddressRailway Department, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, James Bonar, South Shields, Durham, England
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death3 August 1944

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