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William Albert TAAFFE

Regimental number2514
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Warida', 40 Spencer Street, South St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Taaffe, 'Warida', 40 Spencer Street, South St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918

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