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Andrew WILLIAMSON

Regimental number2404
Place of birthCaithness, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Williamson, Dunvowinie, Ross-shire, Scotland
Enlistment date19 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateKilled in Action 16 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 18), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Jane WILLIAMSON, Dunoowini, Ross-shire, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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