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William WILLS

Regimental number3743
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressParramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinUncle, William Turkington, Ross Street, Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialPeronne Road Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 1), Maricourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
126
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Archibald and Jane WILLS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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