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Ossian William George WILLSHIRE

Regimental number968
Place of birthMillaner South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLocomotive fireman
AddressMidland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Christopher Willshire, Helena Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 February 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 Roll5th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Issian William

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