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William WILLIAMS

Regimental number5480
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressChristie St, Waratah, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Williams, Christie Street, Waratah, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of disease 19 July 1916
Place of burialBeauvel Communal Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
71
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Hannah WILLIAMS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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