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William Henry WILLIAMS

Regimental number352
Place of birthTarwin Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationQuarryman
AddressLeongatha South, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinHenry H Williams, Leongatha South, Victoria
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

Family/military connectionsBrother: 6366 Lance Corporal Thomas Joseph Jefferson WILLIAMS, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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