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William TOOGOOD

Regimental number7874
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressNewtown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Height5' 4"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Toogood, 32 Hordern Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Previous military service70th (?) Cerman Cadets training Dis: 4th List A.I.F. Camp.
Enlistment date19 July 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1917
Place of enlistmentEast Sydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameTunnelling Companies (Sept 1916 - Feb 1918 Reinf)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Eliza TOOGOOD
Discharge date15 May 1917
Other details

Discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 15 May 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death5 April 1931
Age at death64
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, TOOGOOD William

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