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William WILSON

Regimental number366
Place of birthDunolly Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPlumber
AddressBourke Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Wilson, Bourke Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
169
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Father: William James WILSON

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