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William SHENTON

Regimental number1104
Place of birthKantwich England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressOaklands, Larden Grove near Nantwich, Cheshire, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Shenton, Oaklands, Larden Grove near Nantwich, Cheshire, England
Enlistment date8 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Date of death27 June 1948
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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