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William Benjamin WOODS

Regimental number7092
Place of birthRanelagh Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHuonville, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Sweeney, Consumptive Sanatorium, Newtown, Tasmania
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Date of death25 May 1951
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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