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William WOOD

Regimental number2363
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressKilar Siding, Bingera, Bundaberg
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs May Wood, Bingera, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date13 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateDied of wounds 28 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBecourt Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, grave No. 13), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John C. and May Lydia WOOD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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