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John WILLIS

Regimental number969
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLocomotive driver
AddressFremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ruby E Willis, 52 Suffolk Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 December 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Corporal
Unit nameRailway Unit, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 29 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Railway Company
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Date of death21 May 1961
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery

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