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John Walter WILLIAMS

Regimental number4918
Place of birthBalaclava Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway clerk
Address71 Gray Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs S L Williams, 71 Gray Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date12 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Date of death27 November 1953
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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