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William Gordon SIMKUS

Regimental number902
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGlass cutter
AddressRose Street, Merewether, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Simkus, Rose Street, Merewether, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentCSM
Unit name35th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 January 1970

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