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Regimental number177
Place of birthDorrigo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E.M. Williamson, Dorrigo, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 25 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row A, Grave No. 2), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth Matilda WILLIAMSON
Family/military connectionsCousin (1st): 236 Corporal Reginald Clarence EDWARDS, 33rd Bn, killed in action, 18 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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