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William Drummond SWANSON

Regimental number23
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationDrover
Address71 Fisher Street, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Mary Swanson, 91 King William Street, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date8 September 1914
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3586
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1918
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: William DAVIDSON; see 3586 William Drummond SWANSON for second period of enlistment

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