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Marcus Samuel WILLIAMS

Regimental number290
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address91 Hill Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, ...Williams, 91 Hill Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Previous military service44th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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