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John WILLIAMS

Regimental number5908
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressChristie Street, St Leonards, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFriend, Edith Hayman, Christie Street, St Leonards, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 April 1917
Place of burialVaulx Hill Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
87
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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