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William WESTHEAD

Regimental number3499
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWest Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elsie May Westhead, c/o Mrs W Trewarne, Elm Street, Sailor's Gully, Victoria
Enlistment date11 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death26 September 1970
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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