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William SHAW

Regimental number1565
Place of birthMaffra Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressOakleigh, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John Shaw, Willesdon Road, Oakleigh, Victoria
Enlistment date18 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameCamel Corps November 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number11/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 15 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1565A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date20 December 1918 - Melbourne, Victoria
Date of death5 August 1970

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